Despite some talk of him departing due to a scheduling conflict, it seems that "The Amazing Spider-Man" director Marc Webb will be back for the upcoming sequel due to begin production early next year says Variety.
Andrew Garfield is already set to return as Peter Parker and Emma Stone in talks to reprise her role as Gwen Stacy. The film has already set a May 2nd 2014 release.
Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci and Jeff Pinkner are penning the script based on a previous draft by James Vanderbilt. Avi Arad and Matt Tolmach will produce.