By Ron Wynn
NASHVILLE, TN — The next edition of the “Spider-Man Across the Spider Verse” framchise will have some new stars. The trailer for ‘Spider-Man: Across The Spider-Verse’ features new cast additions Issa Rae And Daniel Kaluuya. Miles Morales is back in another multidimensional adventure in “Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse?” The new trailer gives a glimpse of the new Spiders Miles (Shameik Moore) will be partnering with, as well as old faves Gwen Stacy (Hailee Steinfeld) and Peter B. Parker (Jake Johnson).
An official description describes the content in this manner: “Miles Morales returns for the next chapter of the Oscar®-winning “Spider-Verse saga, Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse.” After reuniting with Gwen Stacy, Brooklyn’s full-time, friendly neighborhood Spider-Man is catapulted across the Multiverse, where he encounters a team of Spider-People charged with protecting its very existence. But when the heroes clash on how to handle a new threat, Miles finds himself pitted against the other Spiders and must redefine what it means to be a hero so he can save the people he loves most.”
Along with Moore, Steinfeld and Johnson, the film also stars Rae, Kaluuya, Brian Tyree Henry, Oscar Isaac, Luna Lauren Velez, Greta Lee, Jason Schwartzman, Jorma Taccone, and Shea Wigham. The film is directed by Joaquim Dos Santos, Kemp Powers and Justin K. Thompson from a screenplay by writing duo Phil Lord and Christopher Miller with David Callaham.
“Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse” is executive produced by Peter Ramsey, who co-directed the first film, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse. Other executive producers include Bob Persichetti, Rodney Rothman, Aditya Sood, Rebecca Karch and Brian Bendis. Lord, Miller, Avi Arad, Amy Pascal and Christina Steinberg are producing.
“Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse” comes to theaters June 2, 2023.