Rhys Ifans Is The New “Spider-Man” Villain

Rhys Ifans is set to play the villain in the reboot of “Spider-Man” from Sony Pictures and Marvel Studios.

In a press release from the studio, Columbia Pictures president Matthew Tolmach says “After seeing his performance in our upcoming film Anonymous, we’re in awe of his talent and think he’s the perfect choice to take on this role.”

The filmmakers prefer to not reveal which particular villain Ifans will be playing in the forthcoming film. Ifans joins a cast which currently includes Andrew Garfield as Peter Parker and Emma Stone as Gwen Stacy.