J.J. and Henry Abrams with Spider-Man and Mary Jane Watson
Marvel Comics has been teasing a giant Spider-Man announcement for a number of days now. Followers had their guesses, however Marvel Editor in Chief C.B. Cebulski assured them they’d “not see this one coming.” Properly, seems ol’ C.B. was proper, as a result of nobody might have guessed that J.J. Abrams and his 21-year-old son, Henry, can be writing a brand new Spider-Man comedian.
In a video posted to Marvel’s social channels, acclaimed filmmaker Abrams and his son revealed plans for his or her five-part restricted sequence. Due out in September, the comedian will introduce a brand new villain, Cadaverous, who causes bother for our favourite web-slinger and his major squeeze, Mary Jane Watson.
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J.J. Abrams informed The New York Occasions that “the story exhibits Peter Parker in a manner you haven’t seen him earlier than.” His son added,
“Spider-Man is a kind of superheroes the place the extra you examine him, for me at the least, the much less I perceive him. He’s so anti-everything that you simply’d count on from a hero. I believe Stan Lee stated one thing about placing the human in superhuman. That’s what we’re making an attempt to do.”
The sequence might be drawn by Sara Pichelli, identified for her work on the Miles Morales’ model of Spider-Man, and coloured by Dave Stewart. Try the announcement video that includes J.J. Abrams and Henry Abrams beneath.
🕸️ The key’s out! This September, @jjabrams and Henry Abrams workforce up with artist @sara_pichelli for a #SpiderMan miniseries that includes a lethal new villain: https://t.co/kFXztvCosC #MarvelComics pic.twitter.com/m5Drg3rrq9
— Marvel Leisure (@Marvel) June 20, 2019
Abrams’ subsequent theatrical directing effort, Star Wars: Episode IX – The Rise of Skywalker, blasts into cinemas on on December 20th.