Sony’s Spider-Man Universe (SSU) is a branch of the American superhero franchise produced in association with Marvel Entertainment. The films produced under the Sony banner function somewhat independently of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but as Marvel continues to grow infinitely by the hour, collaborations and connections between the two productions are becoming more common. The crossover started with the 2018 animated superhero action film created by Phil Lord. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.
The film introduced one of the key concepts that would be central to Phase 4 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe – the Multiverse. The film also made real the far-fetched probability of having the three legendary Spider-Man actors together on screen. Now, as the Marvel Universe emerges from the security curb and expands into limitless possibilities, Sony’s Spider-Verse creators are also embarking on a follow-up project.
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The future of Sony’s Spider-Man universe
Masterpieces are attributed to Phil Lord as 21 Jump Street, 22 Jump Street, The Lego Movie, Solo: AStar Wars Story, America: A Motion Picture, and of course, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse. Together with Chris Miller, the two created the Academy Award-winning masterpiece, considered one of the most creative, visually dynamic, live-action films in the Marvel Superhero Universe.
The two will reunite for follow-up projects that will pick up after the first Spider-Verse storyline. Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse releases June 2, 2023. The film continues the journey of Miles Morales as he embarks on an epic adventure that transports Brooklyn’s friendly neighborhood Spider-Man across the multiverse to team up with Gwen Stacy and a new team.
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However, apart from the Spider-Verse sequel, the two creators are reportedly working on a live-action series based on the Spider-Man universe. “Silk” is said to be about a Korean-American hero who is bitten by the infamous spider that creates Spider-Man. While no further reports of series development have made the news, the project sounds like another extraordinary success story in the making.
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Silk and Across the Spider-Verse evolutions
Phil Lord and Chris Miller recently revealed the developments of their Spider-Man live-action projects in a recent interview with Deadlines Crew Call. “We’re developing all of these things with great care and it’s off to a really exciting launch silk. It comes with. Eventually there will be news soon.” As for the casting, no actors have been cast for the series yet, Silk.
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When asked about the sequel Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse, The couple replied, “The expectations for this film are as follows […] it has to be as groundbreaking and as special and as wonderful as I think the first one was. So we thought, ‘Let’s not try to rush it. let’s do well Let’s make it great. Let’s make sure every scene is at its best and not just a thing we do to get it out on time.’”
Miller added, “Although it is an infinite multiverse film, it must still obey the physical reality of this dimension.”
Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse Release is scheduled for June 2, 2023.
Source: The Direct