CULVER CITY, California, June 6, 2018 – Sony Pictures Animation today launched the first poster and full trailer of “SPIDER-MAN: A NEW UNIVERSE” and confirmed the casting of voice actors in English that accompany Shameik Moore putting voice to Miles Morales:
Jake Johnson as the voice of Miles’s reluctant mentor, Peter Parker, Liev Schreiber playing the Lord of Crime ( Kingpin), Hailee Steinfeld playing the brave and spirit – free Spider-Gwen, Oscar® winner Mahershala Ali in the role of his influential uncle Aaron, Brian Tyree Henry playing Jefferson, Miles’ father, Luna Lauren Vélez as Rio, mother of Miles and Lily Tomlin as Aunt May.
On the release, producers Phil Lord and Christopher Miller commented: “We are fortunate to have an incredible cast of creative, fun and genuine souls to populate the new Spider universe. They have generous minds, great hearts and very talented throats. That’s where their charming voices come from.”
Lord and Miller continued: “We can not wait for the world to see Miles Morales on the big screen. He is a very funny and exciting new character and telling his story through a revolutionary visual style makes the film experience totally new and, if we can say so, it is incredibly fantastic.”
Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, the creative minds behind “The Great Lego Adventure” and “Infiltrated in Class” reunite their extraordinary talents to bring us a new and different vision of the Spider-Man Universe, with a revolutionary visual style never before seen.
“SPIDER-MAN: A NEW UNIVERSE” presents Brooklyn teenager Miles Morales, and the unlimited possibilities of the new Spider universe, where more than one can wear the mask. Directed by Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey and Rodney Rothman, with script and Phil Lord, the film is produced, in association with Marvel by Avi Arad, Amy Pascal, Phil Lord, Christopher Miller and Christina Steinberg.