Spider-Man Confirmed For Captain America: Civil War

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Marvel Studios has officially confirmed that Tom Holland’s Spider-Man will appear in Captain America: Civil War.

During their interview Marvel Studios executive Kevin Feige, The Hollywood Reporter confirmed that Tom Holland, who was just announced as Marvel Studios and Sony Pictures’ new Spider-Man, is heading to Captain America: Civil War’s set.

“Holland will report immediately to the set of the currently shooting Captain America: Civil War, which Marvel has scheduled for a May 6, 2016, release and in which the newest Spider-Man will make his first onscreen appearance,” The Reporter’s Gregg Kilday wrote.

Many assumed that the new Marvel Cinematic Universe Spider-Man would debut in Civil War before headlining his own film, which newcomer Jon Watts is set t direct. However, this latest report confirms that Captain America won’t be the only superhero in a red and blue costume during Captain America: Civil War.

Are you excited that Holland’s Spider-Man will appear in Captain America: Civil War? Let us know in the comments!

Captain America: Civil War hits theaters on May 6, 2016. And for the rest of Marvel's release dates, check out ComicBook.com’s official Comic Book Movie Release Schedule!

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16 Comments

  1. I don't know how they'd possibly do it since SM isn't established in the MCU yet, but I'd love seeing tony outfit him with an Iron Spider suit...

    • Rick
    • 254 Posts in 24 Months

    Most movie characters don't need to be established. They just show up.

    • CMW
    • 8 Posts in 16 Months

    I'd like to hear Spider-Man reveal how Iron Man and Captain America are his role models with the latter inspiring his iconic blue and red outfit and the former inspiring him with his scientific endeavors and both of them inspiring him to become a hero. That'd be neat.

  2. Maybe they'll rely on Spiderman being such an iconic and well-known character, and bypass all the backstory. They can set the general story for the MCU: bitten by spider, Uncle Ben, Mary-Jane or Gwen Stacy, etc, but do it without a lengthy set-up.

  3. He could be established as one of the younger generation of heroes that are upcoming now. Great thing about Marvel establishing him first is that I don't need watch Uncle Ben die a third time.

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