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Posts Tagged ‘Spider-Man’

Kurtzman And Orci Join Spider-Man

Thursday, April 26th, 2012

Star Trek 2 Co-writers Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci will be turning their talents to the sequel to The Amazing Spider-Man.

The Amazing Spider-Man will open this summer, and the sequel to it, The Amazing Spider-Man 2, will appear on movie screens in May of 2014.

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New Yelchin Spider-Man Rumor

Tuesday, July 13th, 2010

Even though Anton Yelchin was passed over for the role of Peter Parker in Spider-Man, he may yet appear in the film, which is due out in 2012.

Rumor has it that Yelchin is up for the role of Harry Osborn, which was previously played by James Franco in the original series.

Did Yelchin, who was on the short list for the role of Peter Parker, impress the producers enough during that process to be considered for another role in the movie?

Time will tell.

No Spidey For Yelchin

Thursday, July 1st, 2010

The role of Peter Parker has been cast for Spider-Man and Anton Yelchin didn’t get the role.

Andrew Garfield (The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus) will be playing Peter Parker in the 3D film, written by Jamie Vanderbilt and to be directed by Marc Webb.

Yelchin was one of the finalists for the role. Other finalists included:

  • Jamie Bell (Billy Elliot)
  • Aaron Johnson (Kick-Ass)
  • Logan Lerman (Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief)
  • Alden Ehrenreich (Tetro)
  • Frank Dillane (Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince)
  • Michael Angerano (Lords of Dogtown)

Spider-Man will release on July 3, 2012.

Yelchin Is Spider-Man Finalist

Monday, June 28th, 2010

Anton Yelchin, Star Trek XI‘s Chekov, is on the final list of candidates to play Peter Parker in Sony’s Spider-Man.

The studio wants to finish casting the main role so it can move on to casting other roles for Spider-Man, which begins production before the end of the year.

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Trek Actor Casting News

Monday, June 14th, 2010

Anton Yelchin is in talks for a movie reboot and Faran Tahir will be guest-starring on a SyFy show.

Yelchin, best-known to Star Trek fans for his role as Chekov in Star Trek XI, is in talks to star as Peter Parker in the reboot of Spider-Man.

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Star Trek Vs Spider-Man

Thursday, February 11th, 2010

Summer 2012 may see a battle between two popular franchises, with the news that the newest Spider-Man movie will be released shortly after Star Trek XII.

Star Trek XII, scheduled for a June 29, 2012 release, may face some stiff competition with the announcement that Spider-Man will be released on July 2, 2012.

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