Sony Pictures and Marvel Studios have made an official announcement that they will be joining forces to make the new Spiderman movie with Marvel’s touch of expertise. The deal states that a new Spiderman will be introduced in one of Marvel’s unstipulated movies and then Sony will release the next chapter of the Spiderman franchise worth $4 billion on July 28th 2017. The movie is to be produced by Kevin Fiege and Amy Pascal. This will result in an impediment of the release of other Marvel movies like Thor: Ragnarok, Black Panther, Captain Marvel and Avengers Infinity War.
Spiderman has been one of the most loved characters from the Marvel Comic World and bringing him to the Marvel Cinematic Universe is just what fans worldwide were waiting for.
Spiderman has been Sony’s most successful franchise all over the world and Sony will continue to own the finance & distribution along with creative control over the upcoming movies.
“We always want to collaborate with the best and most successful filmmakers to grow our franchises and develop our characters. Marvel, Kevin Feige and Amy, who helped orchestrate this deal, are the perfect team to help produce the next chapter of Spider-Man,” said Michael Lynton, Chairman and CEO of Sony Pictures Entertainment.
Kevin Fiege, President of Marvel Studios says, “I am thrilled to team with my friends at Sony Pictures along with Amy Pascal to produce the next Spider-Man movie!”
It’s going to be something to look forward to! :)
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(Reference : Superherohype)