The Vulture isn’t the only Spider-Man villain coming to the Marvel Cinematic Universe in Spider-Man: Homecoming, and now we’ve got our best look yet at one of the others in action.
At Hasbro’s off-site event at Toy Fair 2017 in February, the toy company revealed the promotional artwork for their Spider-Man: Homecoming toy line. The promotional artwork included a look at the Shocker in his full super-villain costume.
The lighting and set up at the event meant that photos of the artwork
The Shocker, a.k.a. Herman Schultz will be played by Bokeem Woodbine in Spider-Man: Homecoming. The Shocker is said to use a modified version of Crossbones’ gauntlets to create his signature shockwaves. We still have not seen a movie still of the Shocker in costume, so it remains unclear how accurate the toy version is to the film.
The Shocker was created by Stan Lee and John Romita Sr. in 1967's The Amazing Spider-Man #46. Spider-Man: Homecoming will be the first time that the Shocker has appeared in a live-action film.
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Thrilled by his experience with the Avengers, young Peter Parker (Tom Holland) returns home to live with his Aunt May. Under the watchful eye of mentor Tony Stark, Parker starts to embrace his newfound identity as Spider-Man. He also tries to return to his normal daily routine -- distracted by thoughts of proving himself to be more than just a friendly neighborhood superhero. Peter must soon put his powers to the test when the evil Vulture emerges to threaten everything that he holds dear.
Spider-Man: Homecoming is directed by Jon Watts, from a screenplay by Jonathan M. Goldstein & John Francis Daley and Watts & Christopher Ford and Chris McKenna & Erik Sommers, and stars Tom Holland, Michael Keaton, Zendaya, Donald Glover, Jacob Batalon, Laura Harrier, Tony Revolori, Tyne Daly, Bokeem Woodbine, Marisa Tomei, and Robert Downey Jr.
Spider-Man: Homecoming opens in theaters July 7, 2017.