French actor Tahar Rahim , César Award for Best Actor in The Prophet and star of the limited series The Serpent.
has joined the cast of Madame Web . No information was provided on his role.
The actor will star opposite Dakota Johnson, Sydney Sweeney, Celeste O’Connor and Isabela Merced in Sony Pictures ‘ SJ Clarkson – directed Anatomy of a Scandal, Succession .
Matt Sazama and Burk Sharpless wrote the script.
In the comics and possible adaptation
Created by writer Denny O’Neil and artist John Romita Jr. , She first appeared in The Amazing Spider-Man # 210.
In the comics, Madame Web is usually portrayed as a supporting character, appearing as an old woman suffering from myasthenia gravis, a neuromuscular disease characterized by muscle weakness. For this reason she is connected to a life support system that resembles a spider’s web.
Due to her age and medical condition, Madame Web has never actively fought any villains.
For this reason, the sources pointed out that it is possible for the project to turn into something else. Insider sources said that given his psychic powers, he is essentially Sony ‘s version of Doctor Strange.