‘Morbius’: Jared Leto Teases Start Of Filming For The ‘Spider-Man’ Spin-Off

Morbius Jared Leto Spider-Man Sony Marvel ComicsJared Leto took to his official Instagram account to tease the start of production for the Spider-Man spin-off titled Morbius.

Following the box officee success of Venom, Sony’s Universe of Marvel Characters is set to continue with the film centered around the Spider-Man anti-hero known as Morbius the Living Vampire. Academy Award winner Jared Leto will portray the lead character and the actor teased the start of production with a cryptic new video on his official Instagram account.

You can check out the video in the post below!

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hello London #MORBIUS 🧛‍♂️

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The film will be based on the Marvel comic Morbius the Living Vampire featuring the popular anti-hero who first appeared in The Amazing Spider-Man #101. In the comics, the famed scientist Dr. Michael Morbius attempted to cure himself of a rare blood disease and consequently developed a form of vampirism instead.

Directed Daniel Espinosa from a script written by Matt Sazama and Burk Sharpless, Morbius stars Jared Leto as the lead anti-hero, Martine Bancroft, Loxias Crown, and Matt Smith. Avi Arad and Matt Tolmach are producing the project with Lucas Foster. Palak Patel will oversee for Sony.

Morbius will be released in theaters on July 31, 2020.

What We Learned About ‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’ At CCXP

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Spider-Man Far From HomeSony Pictures and Marvel Studios shared some brand new information on their highly-anticipated sequel, Spider-Man: Far From Home. The film, which is the follow-up to 2017’s Spider-Man: Homecoming marks the return of Tom Holland as Peter Parker following the release of Avengers: Endgame and will also feature the cinematic debut of Mysterio, who is portrayed by Academy Award-nominee Jake Gyllenhaal.

Here are some of the things we have learned about Spider-Man: Far From Home following its presentation at the 2018 Comic Con Experience (CCXP) in Brazil. Click “Next” to find out.

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