Marvel’s Silk Live-Action Spider-Man Spin-Off TV Series Is in the Works

Marvel’s Silk Live-Action Spider-Man Spin-Off TV Series Is in the Works


Sony is trying to develop its Spider-Man spin-off universe to the small display. It has been revealed that the studio is now creating a Silk live-action TV present based mostly on the character of the identical title from the world of Marvel Comics. This is likely one of the many characters that Sony controls the display rights to, regardless of an ongoing take care of Disney that enables for Spider-Man to seem within the Marvel Cinematic Universe alongside his fellow Avengers.

In line with a number of stories, Silk is in growth at Sony with Phil Lord and Chris Miller producing. Lord and Miller beforehand directed The LEGO Film and had been aboard the inventive staff for Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse. Lauren Moon (Good Bother, Atypical) is claimed to be in talks to jot down the variation. Moon, very similar to the Marvel hero, is Korean-American. Amy Pascal can also be on board as an govt producer. Whereas no streaming service or community is at present hooked up, it’s stated that Amazon is in talks for the potential sequence. Amazon might comply with within the footsteps of Netflix, which produced Marvel reveals like Daredevil that loved a profitable run.

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Silk made her debut within the pages of 2014’s The Wonderful Spider-Man #1. Created by Dan Slott and Humberto Ramos, the Korean-American hero has an origin story that’s tied to Peter Parker’s. The exact same radioactive spider that bit Parker, giving him spider-like powers, additionally bit a lady named Cindy Moon. The distinction is that Moon can generate natural webbing, whereas Parker needed to manufacture webbing on his personal. The character has since remained part of the Marvel Comics universe, showing in a solo sequence in addition to different books. She is related to the Spider-Military/Internet-Warriors and the Brokers of Atlas.

This isn’t the primary now we have heard of Silk being eyed for an adaptation. In 2018, it was reported that Sony Photos was creating a film challenge centered on the character. There was additionally a report {that a} female-led Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Man spin-off would prominently function Silk. It isn’t clear at the moment if this new live-action sequence would have any impact on both of these beforehand revealed tasks.

Sony, within the wake of the unexpectedly big success of Venom, has been trying to develop the scope of its Spider-Man spin-off universe. Morbius, which stars Jared Leto, was initially purported to hit theaters this summer time however has been bumped to March 2021. Venom 2 can also be on deck for subsequent yr. A Kraven the Hunter film can also be within the work, amongst many different tasks at varied levels in growth. However this represents the studio’s first challenge within the live-action TV realm.

It was reported final yr that Sony was trying to discover live-action TV reveals with the Marvel characters it controls the rights to. Whereas Tom Holland’s Peter Parker is a part of the MCU, Sony is attempting to capitalize on the hero’s supporting solid, which incorporates tons of of characters. We’ll make sure to preserve you posted as any additional particulars are made accessible. This information was beforehand reported by Selection.

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