After, the hunt for the next Spider-Man villain spin-off movie is over. Tenet and Godzilla star Aaron Taylor-Johnson will play comic book baddie Kraven the Hunter in a standalone Sony film in 2023.
The film is being developed by J.C. Chandor, director of Triple Frontier, A Most Violent Year, All Is Lost and Margin Call. It's scheduled for Jan. 13, 2023.
Created by writer Stan Lee and artist Steve Ditko, Kraven is a driven Russian big game hunter who's determined to capture Spider-Man. The British actor playing him, Taylor-Johnson, has experience in spandex: He played the ill-fated Quicksilver ( ) in Marvel's Avengers films, and the title role in 's superhero send-up Kick Ass.
Spider-man himself is now firmly part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and will next headlinein December this year. But Sony shares the rights to the comic book characters and has started its own universe of spider-adjacent villains. Aside from Kraven, look out for in September 2021 and in January 2022.