The Taboo, Mad Max and The Revenant actor will join Marvel Cinematic Universe by taking part in Venom, Spider Man spin-off.
Set to be directed by Zombieland’s Ruben Fleischer, Venom’s script has been written by Scott Rosenberg (Kangaroo Jack) and Jeff Pinkner (The Amazing Spider-Man 2). Filming is expected to commence this fall, with the new film set for release on October 5, 2018.
Hardy will be Eddie Brock in Venom which news was confirmed by Sony with the tweet below.
— Sony Pictures (@SonyPictures) May 19, 2017
With Venom, Tom Hardy will join Marvel Cinematic Universe where he was the star as Batman villain Bane in 2012’s Dark Knight Rises and now switches from the DC side to the Marvel zone.