Oscar-winner Daniel Kaluuya is the newest addition to the cast of Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse, the sequel to blockbuster animated movie Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Kaluuya will voice star as Hobart “Hobie” Brown, aka Spider-Punk in the new film, set to hit the theatres on June 2, 2023.
Into the Spider-Verse, which got here out in 2018, adopted 13-year-old Brooklynite Morales (Shameik Moore), who turns into one of many Spider-Men. The film was a novel mixture of pc animation and conventional hand-drawn strategies.
The sequel will see Spider-Man pressured to reteam with Spider-Gwen (Hailee Steinfeld) and a brand new cadre of Spider-People to face off with a strong villain.
Justin Okay Thompson, Joaquim Dos Santos and Kemp Powers are directing the film, which can even characteristic Oscar Isaac, Brian Tyree Henry, Luna Lauren Velez, Greta Lee, Issa Rae, Rachel Dratch, Jorma Taccone, Shea Whigham and Jason Schwartzman.
Across the Spider-Verse is being produced by Avi Arad, Amy Pascal, Phil Lord, Chris Miller and Christina Steinberg. Phil Lord and Christopher Miller are credited as writers on the movie, together with David Callaham.
The upcoming movie is the second of a deliberate trilogy. The third half, titled Spider-Man: Beyond the Spider-Verse, will make its debut worldwide on March 29, 2024.