'Weaving a new web': Emma Roberts cast in Sony’s pioneering female-led Marvel movie Madame Web

    Emma Roberts secures a role in 'Madame Web', a part of Sony’s Universe of Marvel Characters, bolstering a star-studded cast.

    'Weaving a new web': Emma Roberts cast in Sony’s pioneering female-led Marvel movie Madame Web

    From 'Unfabulous' teen star to Marvel heroine, Emma Roberts is set to grace the big screen in Sony’s new Marvel venture, 'Madame Web'. The actress joins a powerhouse ensemble cast that promises to take Marvel fans on a unique journey.

    'Aquamarine' to 'Arachnid': Emma Roberts' Marvelous Leap

    Embracing a new universe, Roberts steps away from teen dramas and comedic horrors and into the world of superheroes. She joins an illustrious cast that includes Dakota Johnson in the titular role and 'Euphoria' breakout Sydney Sweeney in a role yet to be revealed.

    From 'Unfabulous' on Nickelodeon to her notable performances in 'Aquamarine,' 'Nancy Drew,' 'Valentine’s Day,' 'Scream 4,' 'We’re the Millers,' and the acclaimed FX anthology series 'American Horror Story', Roberts has proved her versatility time and time again. Now, she's all set to add a Marvel credit to her portfolio.

    'Weaving a New Web': Sony’s Female-led Marvel Revolution

    'Madame Web' is Sony’s first modern comic book adaptation with a female headlining role. As the clairvoyant psychic with a deep connection to the spider world, Madame Web brings a fresh perspective to the Spider-Man universe. With a scheduled theater release on July 7, 2023, this female-led spin-off brings a much-anticipated twist to the male-dominated superhero scene.

    S.J. Clarkson, known for her work on 'Jessica Jones' and 'The Defenders', is set to direct this groundbreaking film. With Matt Sazama and Burk Sharpless, the duo behind Jared Leto’s vampire thriller 'Morbius', penning the screenplay, 'Madame Web' is definitely one to watch.

    Emma Roberts' addition to the 'Madame Web' cast is the latest example of Sony's commitment to diversify and expand its Universe of Marvel Characters. This is just one of several Spider-Man spin-offs Sony is developing, and with the likes of Roberts on board, Marvel fans have much to look forward to.

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