As soon as upon a time, Sony had a grand imaginative and prescient for a Spider-Man Cinematic Universe to rival that of Marvel Studios, however alas, it was to not be. The Superb Spider-Man 2 was supposed to launch a complete collection of spinoff films that will increase the franchise, however when the movie fell beneath expectations, Sony scrapped the spinoffs and the stage was set for the character to hitch the Marvel Cinematic Universe. A kind of Spider-Man spinoffs would have revolved round The Sinister Six.
The Sinister Six was a supervillain group initially consisting of Physician Octopus, Vulture, Electro, Mysterio, and Kraven the Hunter. The Cabin within the Woods‘ Drew Goddard signed on to write and direct the Sinister Six film, however the challenge clearly didn’t come to fruition. Whereas talking with Collider, Andrew Garfield was requested if he had ever talked with Goddard concerning the scrapped spinoff.
I don’t know the way shut it obtained, however I undoubtedly had a number of conferences, and it was actually thrilling. I’ve obtained to say, as a result of I like Drew a lot, and I like Cabin within the Woods, and the opposite stuff that he’s made. We simply obtained on like a home on hearth. I beloved his imaginative and prescient, he’s so distinctive and odd and off-kilter and unconventional in his artistic decisions. In order that was undoubtedly a enjoyable couple of months, however life.
Though The Sinister Six film beneath Drew Goddard’s course probably received’t occur, Andrew Garfield mentioned that “It will have been cool. Possibly sooner or later he’ll get to do it, however it might’ve been cool.” We might get to see the Sinister Six within the MCU nevertheless because the upcoming Spider-Man: No Manner House will function a number of members of the group, together with Alfred Molina’s Physician Octopus. There have additionally been rumblings that Andrew Garfield, in addition to Tobey Maguire, will probably be reprising their Spider-Man roles as properly, however that hasn’t been confirmed.