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Sony Developing Animated Spider-Man Film By Phil Lord and Chris Miller

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Phil Lord and Chris Miller Making an Animated Spider-Man Film for Sony. It looks like we may be seeing Spider-Man in more ways than one as Sony Pictures announced that The Lego Movies Phil Lord and Chris Miller would be directing an animated Spider-Man film.

According to a press release (via from Sony Pictures, the animated Spider-Man will exist in an independent universe, and will run alongside with their live-action version for Marvel Studios. Sony chairman Tom Rothman gave the news over at CinemaCon this week saying, “the film will explore the graphic roots of the character and co-exist with our live-action entries.” He also pretty much confirmed that a new teenage Spidey will be making his debut in the MCU in 2016’s Captain America: Civil War.

The animated Spider-Man movie is expected to release in theaters July 20, 2018. Before that comes out, Spider-Man will also star in a live-action reboot to come out on July 28, 2017.

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Mufsin Mahbub

Mufsin is a freelance writer from New York who has a Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism at Long Island University. He has written for publications like HollywoodLife, Clubplanet, and Heavy. He is an avid lover for everything related to TV and film. He has gone to dozens of film screenings, press events, and loves to attend New York Comic Con every year. He gives an honest opinion on every TV show or film that people are going to be talking about.

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