Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is an upcoming American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character Spider-Man, produced by Columbia Pictures and Marvel Studios, and distributed by Sony Pictures Releasing. It is intended to be the sequel to Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017) and the twenty-third film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). The film is directed by Jon Watts, and written by Chris McKenna and Erik Sommers. It stars Tom Holland as Peter Parker / Spider-Man, alongside Michael Keaton, Jon Favreau, Zendaya, Marisa Tomei, Jake Gyllenhaal, Cobie Smulders, and Samuel L. Jackson. The film depicts Parker and his friends as they go on summer vacation to Europe.
By October 2016, discussions had begun for a sequel to Spider-Man: Homecoming, with a release date given to the film in December 2016. Holland was confirmed to return as the title character in July 2017, Watts was confirmed to return to direct in December 2017, and Gyllenhaal joined the cast as Mysterio in June 2018. Holland revealed the film’s title ahead of filming, which began in July 2018, taking place in England, the Czech Republic, Venice, and New York City. Filming wrapped in October 2018. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse