Sony’s Spider-Man Universe is shifting round as soon as once more. On Friday, Sony Pictures introduced new launch dates for 3 of its upcoming Marvel motion pictures, as half of a bigger restructuring for its live-action slate. This consists of transferring Kraven the Hunter from January 13, 2023 to October 6, 2023; in addition to Madame Web from October 6, 2023 to February 16, 2024. As a part of the announcement, it was confirmed that each motion pictures will now display in IMAX. Additionally, a currently-untitled Sony/Marvel film that was beforehand dated for June 7, 2024 will now debut on July 12, 2024.
“There are motion pictures I might name adjunct to the Spider-Man universe,” Sony president Tom Rothman beforehand mentioned of Sony’s Marvel plans (via Deadline). “That’s Kraven, which we’re taking pictures now, and Madame Web, which we’ll begin within the spring with S.J. Clarkson directing. And then there are a lot of Marvel characters which are standalone.”
Directed by J.C. Chandor, Kraven the Hunter will star Aaron Taylor-Johnson because the titular big-game hunter, and Ariana DeBose as Calypso. The solid additionally consists of Christopher Abbott, Alessandro Nivola, Russell Crowe, Fred Hechinger, and Levi Miller.
Meanwhile, Madame Web will observe the origin story of its titular character (performed by Dakota Johnson), a clairvoyant whose psychic talents permit her to see throughout the spider world itself. The movie can be directed by Jessica Jones alum S.J. Clarkson, and also will star Emma Roberts, Celeste O’Connor, Isabela Merced, Tahir Rahim, Zosia Mamet, Mike Epps, and Adam Scott.
“I’ve been ordering a bunch of comedian books,” Sweeney defined in a earlier interview with Variety. “There’s loads to be taught. I’ve at all times been a extremely huge fan of all of the Marvel and Sony Universe motion pictures. I’ve grown up watching all of them and I’ve been engulfed in your entire world my complete life, so with the ability to be part of that’s such an unbelievable, unbelievable factor.”
It is unclear at this level what that third Sony/Marvel film can be, though earlier theories have included Venom 3, Spider-Woman, or perhaps a fourth Spider-Man film with Marvel Studios. El Muerto, which is able to star Bad Bunny because the titular wrestling antihero, is at the moment anticipated to be launched in early 2024.
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