Amazing Spider-Man 3 writers confirmed

Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci and Jeff Pinkner to write The Amazing Spider-man threequel

Andrew Garfield as Spider-Man in Marc Webb's 2012 hit The Amazing Spider-Man
Andrew Garfield as Spider-Man in Marc Webb’s 2012 hit The Amazing Spider-Man

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Marc Webb’s The Amazing Spider-Man 3 will be written by Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci and Jeff Pinkner, the writing trio credited with The Amazing Spider-Man 2.

It might not seem like huge news, but the first film was the product of a completely different writing team and using this line-up a second time – and presumably also in The Amazing Spider-Man 4 – suggests that the movie has found its voice, and is settling down for its arc: the introduction of the Sinister Six, the mystery of Peter Parker’s parents, the arrival of Norman Osborn and the death of Gwen Stacy…

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is due 2 May 2014, while The Amazing Spider-Man is out now. Order it now on DVD for £10 and Blu-ray for £14.99 from Amazon.co.uk. Thwip thwip.