When Spider-Man: Homecoming hits the big screen this July, we know that Tom Holland will be reprising his role as Peter Parker, everybody’s friendly neighborhood Spider-Man. We also know that Oscar-nominated actor Michael Keaton is playing the classic Spidey villain Adrian Toomes/Vulture while Jacob
The biggest question mark still on the board revolves around the character that actress Zendaya is playing. Currently billed at “Michelle,” many fans theories have stated that she might end up playing Peter’s primary love interest Mary Jane Watson.
According to the former Disney star, that’s simply not the case.
“My character is 100 percent Michelle,” Zendaya told MTV. “That’s her name. I promise you I’m not lying.”
Describing her character as a teenager with a dry and awkward sense of humor, Zendaya feels the character could be her true calling.
“She’s like my spirit animal,” she reflected. “She’s how I feel on the inside.”
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A young Peter Parker/Spider-Man (Tom Holland), who made his sensational debut in Captain America: Civil War, begins to navigate his newfound identity as the web-slinging
The cast features Tom Holland, Michael Keaton, Robert Downey Jr., Zendaya, Donald Glover, Jacob
Spider-Man: Homecoming will be released on July 7, 2017.
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