If you loved the Academy Award-winning Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, then you’ll most likely celebrate this news. Deadline is reporting that Phil Lord and Chris Miller have signed on for a “mega” deal with Sony Pictures Television that will include “a suite” of Spider-Man Universe TV series.
According to the trade, it was the Spider-Man property that was the major selling point for the duo to sign on for the deal, now that they have concluded a 9-year long working relationship with 20th Century Fox TV. Through their new deal with Sony Pictures TV, Lord and Miller will also be developing live-action dramas and comedies.
“Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, the creative minds behind The Lego Movie and 21 Jump Street, bring their unique talents to a fresh vision of a different Spider-Man Universe, with a groundbreaking visual style that’s the first of its kind. “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” introduces Brooklyn teen Miles Morales, and the limitless possibilities of the Spider-Verse, where more than one can wear the mask.”
Bob Persichetti and Peter Ramsey’s Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse, starring Shameik Moore as Miles Morales a.k.a. Spider-Man, Mahershala Ali as Aaron Davis a.k.a. Prowler, Brian Tyree Henry as Jefferson Davis, Liev Schreiber as Kingpin, Hailee Steinfeld as Gwen Stacy a.k.a. Spider-Gwen, Luna Lauren Velez as Rio Morales, with Lily Tomlin as May Parker, and Jake Johnson as Peter Parker a.k.a Spider-Man is now available for purchase on Blu-Ray/DVD as well as through Digital Download.
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