If the various adaptations of Spider-Man have been able to divide – between those of Sam Raimi, Mark Webb And Jon Watts – THE Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse animated filmwith us or Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse in the US, has been a total plebiscite.
Scheduled for October 7, 2022 at the cinema, the second part will be directed by Joaquim Dos Santos, Kemp Powers and Justin K. Thompson who succeed Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey and Rodney Rothman. And on the production side, the old heads pile up once again.
Variety’s exclusive information was accompanied by a joint statement between the new directors:
The team behind Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse has set the bar so high, and we’re honored to take on the challenge of canning the next chapter in the Miles Morales story. We can’t wait to surprise fans with this crazy new adventure featuring Miles and his friends, old and new..
The writers-producers Phil Lord And Chris Miller also spoke:
We’re so lucky to have Joaquim, Justin, and Kemp on the Spider-Verse team. They’re all superheroes in their field, and each of them brings their own unique sensibility to Spider-Verse..
For information, Dos Santos worked on Avatar: The Last Airbender and several DC animated films; Thompson on “Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs” For example; Powers meanwhile has co-wrote and co-directed Soul of Pixar.