Along with the revelation that Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse 2 will feature a trio of directors in Joaquim Dos Santos, Kemp Powers and Justin K. Thompson, now it has also been confirmed that The Lego Movie directors and Oscar winners In the Spider-Verse Producers Phil Lord and Christopher Miller will write the script for the animated sequel to Spidey. While it is unknown if they will be much involved in the writing of the film, it has been revealed that Miller and Lord will apply their talents once again alongside Shang-Chi and the legend of the ten rings writer David Callaham.
Phil Lord originally co-wrote the first In the Spider-Verse with one of the film’s directors, Rodney Rothman. The film introduced audiences to Shameik Moore as Miles Morales, also known as Spider-Man, who, after gaining superpowers from a spider bite, must take up the mantle of the famous cobweb thrower and protect the city. Soon, he encounters alternate versions of himself and finds himself embroiled in an epic battle to save the multiverse.
Also starring the voices of Jake Johnson, Hailee Steinfeld, Mahershala Ali, Brian Tyree Henry, Lily Tomlin, Luna Lauren Velez, John Mulaney, Kimiko Glenn, Nicolas Cage, and Liev Schreiber, the former Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse) proved to be a huge success both critically, financially and creatively, winning the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature Film.
The clever script and stunning visuals have excited audiences for a sequel ever since, and while the details surrounding In the Spider-Verse 2 are being kept under wraps, this hasn’t stopped fans wondering what alternatives Spiderman the versions could find their way in the next follow-up.
According to Chris miller and fellow producer Phillip Lord, countless other versions of Spider-Man could be a factor in the project. “I think there are a lot [of possible characters], and I don’t want to say too much because there are now a wide variety of characters that are coming out of the Spider-Man universes. And it’s really fun to be able to think of plucking some that you haven’t seen before or have something interesting thematic to say. “
Despite claims to the contrary, rumors continue to circulate that Spider-Man: The Animated Series star Christopher Daniel Barnes will be returning to the multiverse fray, which, whether that’s true or not, at least gives us an idea of the alternative types of wall-crawlers that could appear in the sequel.
Now that Lord and Miller have confirmed their return and are heavily involved, one actor who is undoubtedly hoping to join them is Jake Johnson, who recently revealed that he doesn’t know if Peter B. Parker will return. “I really hope so. I really loved playing Peter B. Parker,” he said when asked if he would reprise the role. “I literally shot that movie for, I think it lasted more than two years. People don’t realize, most of the time with animation you make two or three albums and it’s over. I lived with that character before anyone knew I was there. going on for so long … I loved the material. “
With Lord and Miller on board, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse 2 It seems increasingly likely that it will result in another comic book movie classic. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse 2 It will currently be released in theaters on October 7, 2022. This comes to us from Variety.
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