During the premiere of Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse in Los Angeles, Amy Pascal shared her enthusiasm for Sony’s Spider-Verse projects. When asked about the possibility of a live-action Miles Morales movie, Pascal teased: “You’ll see all of it. It’s all happening.”
Adding to the excitement, Spider-Man producer Avi Arad teased that moviegoers can expect a Spider-Woman movie “sooner than you expect.” While he couldn’t provide specific details, Arad’s statement hints at the imminent arrival of a standalone film focusing on Jessica Drew.
Amy Pascal also addressed the future of the main Spider-Man series, assuring fans that a fourth movie is still in the works, with the duo of Tom Holland and Zendaya once again expected grace the screen as Peter Parker and MJ. However, Pascal mentioned that the development process has been put on hold due to the ongoing writers strike. Despite this setback, Pascal remains optimistic.
“Are we going to make another movie? Of course, we are,” Pascal told the trade. “We’re in the process, but the writers strike, nobody is working during the strike. We’re all being supporters, and whenever they get themselves together, we’ll get started.”
Directed by Joaquim Dos Santos, Kemp Powers and Justin K. Thompson from a screenplay written by Phil Lord, Christopher Miller and Dave Callaham, Across The Spider-Verse also features the voice talents of Jake Johnson, Brian Tyree Henry, Luna Lauren Vélez, Jason Schwartzman, Rachel Dratch, Shea Whigham and Jorma Taccone. Avi Arad, Amy Pascal, Christina Steinberg are producing the upcoming movie alongside Lord and Miller, who also worked on its predecessor.
The Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse synopsis reads as follows: “Miles Morales returns for the next chapter of the Oscar-winning Spider-Verse saga… After reuniting with Gwen Stacy, Brooklyn’s full-time, friendly neighborhood Spider-Man is catapulted across the Multiverse, where he encounters a team of Spider-People charged with protecting its very existence. But when the heroes clash on how to handle a new threat, Miles finds himself pitted against the other Spiders and must redefine what it means to be a hero so he can save the people he loves most.”
Spider-Man: Across The Spider-Verse is currently scheduled to hit theaters on June 2, 2023. Stay tuned for the latest news regarding the upcoming movie and make sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel for more content!