Sony’s Madame Web is the fifth installment in its Spider-Man Universe. Starring Dakota Johnson as Madame Web, specifically, Cassandra Web. Today, news of more cast members and their corresponding characters have been revealed.
Sydney Sweeney will be playing Julia Carpenter. Celeste O’Connor is Mattie Franklin. It is unclear what hero name Sweeney and O’Connor’s characters will go by, since Julia Carpenter and Mattie Franklin have both gone by Spider-Woman. Julia Carpenter has also gone by Madame Web and Spiderwoman. Isabela Merced will be playing Anya Corazon, otherwise known as Spider-Girl.
Adam Scott will play Ben Parker (Uncle Ben). Due to his young age, it is clear that this film is set very early in the Spider-Man universe. Lastly, Emma Roberts is playing Mary Parker, not to be confused with Aunt May. Roberts will be playing Peter Parker’s mother. It is unclear where her husband, Richard Parker is or who may be playing him.
Madame Web releases October 6, 2023.
Source: The Cosmic Circus