The American animated superhero film Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse will be releasing its sequel in the coming years, and a lot of new interesting updates are hinting towards something epic, and with all the information, fans are getting restless to see what the sequel will have to offer. With each passing day, new details of the sequel are surfacing up, and to save your trouble, we have gathered and compiled all the latest updates and information regarding the sequel, so here is everything you need to know about the upcoming Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse 2.
Before starting, let’s discuss a little about the first movie. The first installment made its official release in December 2018, and it was a big hit for Columbia Pictures and Sony Pictures Animation, so they would want to keep the momentum, and for that to happen, they will have to come up with a compelling storyline for part 2 which is entertaining enough to surpass the performance of part 1.
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse was well-received by the fans and the critics who praised the characters, story-progression, animation, and the performances of the individual actors. It received a high approval rating of 97% and a high overall score of 8.77 on Rotten Tomatoes, and with a mammoth worldwide collection of over $375 million, it was evident that the franchise will get a second installment.
What is the Plot of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse 2?
The official plot of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse 2 is yet to be revealed, however, according to the producer, Amy Pascal, it will explore the romance between Miles and the alternate dimensions’ Gwen Stacy, something which was not included in part 1.
Doc Ock will have a major role in the upcoming sequel, and he will be the main villain of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse 2 as revealed by Rodney Rothman, the co-director of the film. In an interview, Rothman revealed that after the first installment, they realized that Liv is their most bad guy, and is someone whose story has a lot of interesting things in it, which needs to be explored.
Recently, another producer, Chris Miller revealed that part 2 could feature the Japanese Spider-Man’s mech while Phil Lord teased that the movie will have a lot of surprises for 2022. He said that he personally worked on it all day and was thrilled to see the outcome, however, he didn’t slip too many details about it.
Who is in the Cast of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse 2?
Much about the cast of part 2 is not known, however, according to some educated guesses, the possible cast for Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse 2 might include:
- Shameik Moore as Miles Morales
- Jake Johnson as Peter B. Parker
- Hailee Steinfeld as Gwen Stacy
- Mahershala Ali as Uncle Aaron
- Lily Tomlin as Aunt May
- Zoë Kravitz as Mary Jane
- Kathryn Hahn as Doc Ock
- Brian Tyree Henry as Jefferson Davis
- Luna Lauren as Rio Morales
When is Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse 2 update?
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse 2 will be released on 8th April 2022. We will keep you posted with the should they decide to change it.