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Director James Gunn Dishes On Tom Holland As Spider-Man: He's 'Off The Charts Awesome'

With just five months to go until Captain America: Civil War hits theaters, we’re getting a little sneak peek and praise — from Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn.

During a Facebook Q&A, James opened up about the upcoming film and how amazing Tom Holland is as Spider-Man.

“It’s one of the best Marvel movies ever, and I can’t believe what a wonderful job [directors Joe and Anthony Russo] did. And the cast. Oh my God, they’re so good. So it’s an amazing film and people are going to be really excited to see that come summertime,” he shared.

He added about Tom: “Tom Holland is … off-the-charts awesome. Off. The. Charts. Awesome. Off the charts. Truly. Hand to my heart, he’s amazing.”

Spider-Man Animated Movie Pushed Back to December 2018

The upcoming animated adaptation of Spider-Man has been pushed back by Sony.

According to Variety, the studio moved its untitled film back five months from July 20, 2018 to December 21, 2018.

Sony Pictures chairman Tom Rothman originally announced the project back in April during 2015 Cinemacon.

Meanwhile, the live action reboot starring Tom Holland is set to hit theaters on July 28, 2017. His first official appearance in the role will be in Marvel-Disney’s Captain America: Civil War, opening on May 6.

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Empire's Bryshere Gray Puts on Spider-Man Suit for 'Paper' Mag

Bryshere “Yazz” Gray puts on a Spider-Man suit while posing for a photo shoot featured in the latest issue of Paper magazine.

“I’m young and pretty and I represent the youth in America and speak to them in a way no one can at this time. I’m the American Idol,” the 22-year-old Empire actor said about why he should play the superhero. “And I like to climb and fly through the sky and also would look amazing in the Spider-Man outfit.”

Empire just picked up 12 nominations for the 2016 NAACP Image Awards, including one for Bryshere in the Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series category.

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Marisa Tomei to Play Aunt May in 'Spider-Man' Reboot!

Marisa Tomei has reportedly landed the role of Aunt May in the upcoming Spider-Man reboot movie!

The 50-year-old Oscar-winning actress, who was just announced as a new cast member for the second season of Empire, has been offered the role in the new Marvel film, according to Variety.

The deal is not yet set in place, but the offer was made last week. Tom Holland has already been cast as Peter Parker and Jon Watts will be directing the movie.

The role of Aunt May has previously been played by Rosemary Harris in the original trilogy and by Sally Field in the two most recent films.

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Charlie Rowe Congratulates Tom Holland on 'Spider-Man' Gig

Charlie Rowe, one of the favorites to play the role of Spider-Man in the upcoming reboot, has sent out a congratulatory tweet to Tom Holland, who landed the coveted part.

“Well done @TomHolland1996, glad that tom’s a mate, pleased for him. I thought I could’ve made quite a good spiderman,” the 19-year-old actor wrote on Twitter.

Charlie is best known for his work in the beloved, but short-lived, Fox series Red Band Society. He was among the four front-runners for the Marvel web-slinger, who will first be seen in Captain America: Civil War.

Check out our post for everything you need to know about Tom!

Tom Holland to Play Spider-Man in Marvel's New Movie!

Tom Holland has just landed the role of Peter Parker/Spider-Man in the upcoming Marvel movie!!

Tom Rothman, Sony Pictures Motion Pictures Group Chairman, said in a statement, “It’s a big day here at Sony. Kevin, Amy and their teams have done an incredible job. The Marvel process is very thorough, and that’s why their results are so outstanding. I’m confident Spider-Man will be no exception. I’ve worked with a number of up-and-coming directors who have gone on to be superstars and believe that Jon is just such an outstanding talent. For Spidey himself, we saw many terrific young actors, but Tom’s screen tests were special. All in all, we are off to a roaring start.”

Sony’s Amy Pascal added, “Sony, Marvel, Kevin and I all knew that for Peter Parker, we had to find a vibrant, talented young actor capable of embodying one of the most well-known characters in the world. With Tom, we’ve found the perfect actor to bring Spider-Man’s story into the Marvel Cinematic Universe.”

If you missed it, be sure to catch Tom‘s amazing Spider-Man like stunts, which he posted on his Instagram account over the weekend.

The film is set to hit theaters on July 28, 2017. Jon Watts will direct.

You may recognize Tom, 19, from his 2012 film The Impossible. He’s also been featured in the TV series Wolf Hall.

Young Actor Tom Holland Shows Off His Spider-Man Skills in New Stunt Videos - Watch Now!

Actor Tom Holland is sparking rumors that he has been cast as Spider-Man after posting some Spidey-like stunts to his Instagram account.

The 19-year-old actor, who starred in 2012′s The Impossible, did some front and back flips in the videos. Tom is reportedly on the short list for Marvel’s upcoming Spider-Man film.

Charlie Plummer, Matthew Lintz and Charlie Rowe are reportedly also in contention to take on the iconic superhero role.

Watch the Spidey-like stunt below!

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