Sony Pictures Animation today released the first trailer for their upcoming SPIDER-MAN: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE movie. Along with the trailer they announced some voice cast for the movie including Jake Johnson as Peter Parker, Hailee Steinfeld as Spider-Gwen, LievSchreiber playing the Kingpin,MahershalaAli as Miles’ influential uncle Aaron, BrianTyreeHenry playing Miles’ father Jefferson, LunaLaurenVelez as Miles’ mother Rio, and LilyTomlin as AuntMay will be joining the previously announced ShameikMoore as MilesMorales.
This is yet another movie I expect to see some form of presentation at San Diego Comic-Con this year.
The movie is set to be released in theaters on December 14th of this year (in the US).
“SPIDER-MAN™: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE” TRAILER LAUNCHES
Hailee Steinfeld, Mahershala Ali, Jake Johnson, Liev Schreiber, Brian Tyree Henry, Luna Lauren Velez and Lily Tomlin Join the Cast
Sony Pictures Animation today launched the first full trailer for Spider-Man™: Into the Spider-Verse and confirmed the vocal cast joining Shameik Moore as he takes on the role of Miles Morales.
Jake Johnson is joining the cast as Miles’ reluctant mentor, Peter Parker, with Liev Schreiber playing the larger-than-life crime lord Kingpin, Hailee Steinfeld playing the spunky, free-spirited Spider-Gwen, Oscar® winner Mahershala Ali as Miles’ influential uncle Aaron, Brian Tyree Henry playing Miles’ father Jefferson, Luna Lauren Velez as Miles’ mother Rio, and Lily Tomlin as Aunt May.
Commenting on the announcement, producers Phil Lord and Christopher Miller said, “We are lucky to have such an amazing cast of funny, genuine creative souls to populate the Spider-verse. They have generous minds and great big hearts. And they have very talented throats. Which is where their delightful voices come from.”
Lord and Miller continued: “We can’t wait for the world to see Miles Morales on the big screen. He’s such a fun and exciting new character, and telling his story through a revolutionary visual style makes for a totally fresh cinematic experience that, if we may say so, is freaking amazing.”
Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, the creative minds behind The Lego Movie and 21 Jump Street, bring their unique talents to a fresh vision of a different Spider-Man Universe, with a groundbreaking visual style that’s the first of its kind. Spider-Man™: Into the Spider-Verseintroduces Brooklyn teen Miles Morales, and the limitless possibilities of the Spider-Verse, where more than one can wear the mask. Directed by Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, and Rodney Rothman, the screenplay is by Phil Lord. The film is produced, in association with Marvel, by Avi Arad, Amy Pascal, Phil Lord, Christopher Miller, and Christina Steinberg.