Michael Fassbender had previously been interested in the bad guy role for this new Marc Webb Marvel adaptation.
Sony has finally decided on who will play the new web slinger.
Conflicting stories have arisen about the actor's involvement.
Anton Yelchin also gets added to a very long list of potential actors vying for the coveted role.
It seems that Dr. Curt Connors might turn into the villain for the reboot.
The actor has been offered to play young Magneto in X-Men and an unnamed villain in Spider-Man.
A new story reveals the Tintin actor will play the web slinger for the new reboot.
B. Alan ponders the super hero screen presence of Community's most valuable asset.
Jamie Bell and Josh Hutcherson among the top candidates for the role.
Sony is bringing back the Spider-Man 2 writer to polish Jamie Vanderbilt's draft.
"With great power comes great responsibility, and we have to always fall back on great storytelling," he says.
The actor thinks the film didn't move ahead because fans didn't want to see the character.
It seems a new candidate has emerged to play the web-slinger.
Insiders are reporting that the young actor will not be getting the role.
It seems the actor is "almost 100% locked" in for the role.
Sony says that no actor has been offered the part of Peter Parker just yet.
Fans of Ultimate Spider-Man comic surely hope he is.
Avatar producer Jon Landau reveals their team has met with Webb's remake team.
The film is set for a July 3, 2012 release date.