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Joaquim Dos Santos, Kemp Powers, and Justin K. Thompson will direct the Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse Sequel

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

A trio of directors will tackle the sequel to the hit Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse. Sony Pictures Animation has tapped Joaquim Dos Santos, Kemp Powers, and Justin K. Thompson for the difficult task.

Dos Santos had been previously reported as directing the film but all three have been working on the project from the start.

Phil Lord, Chris Miller, Amy Pascal, Avi Arad and Christina Steinberg are returning to produce the project. Alonzo Ruvalcaba co-producing. “Spider-Verse” director Peter Ramsey will executive produce, along with Aditya Sood.

David Callaham, Lord, and Miller are all credited as screenwriters.

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse was a hit earning $373.5 million worldwide and won an Oscar for the best-animated feature. The film focused on Miles Morales bringing together various Spider-Man from around the multiverse. The sequel is expected to repeat that with even more added.

The film is scheduled to come to theaters on October 7, 2022.

(via Variety)

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It’s a new week and we’ve got lots going on here! But, before we get to that, what geeky things were you all up to this past weekend? Sound off in the comments below!

While you start your week, here’s some geeky news from around the web.

PRI – A veteran of superhero comics took on immigration, language and the comic book industry – This is a comic everyone should be checking out.

The Hollywood Reporter – Phil Lord and Chris Miller Contributing to Mystery Marvel Comics Project – This could be very interesting.

Smash Pages – The 2019 Doug Wright Awards winners – Congrats to the winners!

The Comichron – April sales down in a month with no Action #1000; Marvel releases twice as many comics as DC – For those that enjoy the horse race.