A big day for Spider-Man 3 as, according to Collider, Andrew Garfield (The Amazing Spider-Man) has officially signed on to reprise his role as Spider-Man, hours after Alfred Molina’s return as Doc Ock was confirmed. Tobey Maguire is said to be in talks to reprise his role of the webbed hero, the first of the live-action Peter Parkers in 2002’s Sam Raimi film. Should his deal be finalized, Kirsten Dunst is also expected to return as Mary Jane Watson.
Jamie Foxx’s Electro is also returning for the film with Benedict Cumberbatch’s Doctor Strange also part of the cast. Zendaya and Jacob Batalon are also back as MJ and Ned with filming currently underway in Atlanta.