Disney XD is debuting a new original animated series Marvel’s Spider-Man, which is set to premiere of next year, said Cort Lane, senior vice president at Marvel Animation and Family Entertainment, at New York Comic Con. Produced by Marvel Television, the series follows the teenage years of Spider-Man, as an unsure but courageous Peter Parker has to figure out how to be a superhero from the very beginning. Alan Fine, Dan Buckley, Joe Quesada and Jeph Loeb from the Marvel Animation team are executive producing.
The basic cable channel’s other web-slinger animated series Marvel’s Ultimate Spider-Man is in its fourth season which will end with a two-part finale in January 2017.
In addition to the animated series, another teenage Spidey will hit the big screen next year. After making his first appearance in Captain America: Civil War, Tom Holland stars in Spider-Man: Homecoming in theaters July 7.
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