Fred Hechinger is becoming a member of Sony’s Universe of Marvel Characters with a job in Kraven the Hunter.
Aaron Taylor-Johnson stars within the movie based mostly on the Spider-Man villain, with Russell Crowe on the decision sheet as nicely. Hechinger’s function is being saved within the cage, however he’s rumored to be enjoying the Chameleon, the Spider-Man villain with the flexibility to alter his look. The character first debuted all the way in which again in 1963’s The Wonderful Spider-Man No. 1.
Hechinger is at present on screens in Hulu’s Pam and Tommy and had a busy 2021 with roles in Netflix’s Worry Avenue films in addition to HBO’s The White Lotus. The actor is in manufacturing on filmmaker Scott Cooper’s The Pale Blue Eye, starring Christian Bale. He’ll subsequent seem in Gabe Polsky’s Butchers Crossing, which stars Nicolas Cage.
Kraven the Hunter hails from director J.C. Chandor and has a screenplay by Artwork Marcum & Matt Holloway and Richard Wenk. Avi Arad and Matt Tolmach are producing. Kraven is one in every of quite a lot of Spider-Man spinoffs in improvement at Sony. One other, the Jared Leto starrer Morbius, is due out subsequent month. The studio can be creating a Madame Net film with Dakota Johnson hooked up to star, and final yr launched Venom: Let There Be Carnage, starring Tom Hardy.
Hechinger is repped by A3 Artists Company, Brillstein and lawyer Ryan LeVine.
Borys Equipment contributed to this report.