highsnobiety.com - 11 days ago
Tom Hardy Is Confirmed as Venom In Upcoming Film
Having already played one iconic villain, Bane, in DC’s Batman franchise, Tom Hardy is taking another villainous turn — this time as Venom in an expansion of Marvel’s Spider-Man world which is undergoing a reboot this summer.
Tom Hardy is Eddie Brock in #Venom, the upcoming film from Sony’s Marvel Universe releasing October 5, 2018 – production starts this fall. pic.twitter.com/OZQqDEvoum — Sony Pictures (@SonyPictures) May 19, 2017 With Zombieland’s Ruben Fleischer at the helm, Hardy steps into the role of Eddie Brock which was previously occupied by Topher Grace in 2007’s Spider-Man 3. While little is known about plot details, Scott Rosenberg and Jeff Pinkner, the latter of whom worked on 2014’s The Amazing Spider-Man 2, wrote the current draft of the Venom script. Barring any major setbacks, Venom will open October 5, 2018.
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