‘Spider-Man’ Sequel Officially Gets A Title

Spider-Man: Homecoming

Sony Pictures has given a title to its new Spider-Man movie, the follow-up to 2017’s successful franchise reboot Spider-Man: Homecoming. The sequel, now called Spider-Man: Far from Home, will hit theaters July 5, 2019.

The studio made official today what franchise star Tom Holland pretty much leaked in an Instagram post last week from Seattleā€™s Ace Comic-Con. In the video, he showed an iPad with the movie’s script bearing the title Spider-Man: Far From Home.

The new film returns Holland, also a fixture in Marvel’s Avengers films, director Jon Watts and the rest of the original cast. Jake Gyllenhaal is in talks to play the villainous Mysterio in a pic about which little is known.

Spider-Man Homecoming grossed $334.2 million domestically and $880.1 million worldwide after it bowed in July 2017.

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