Venom is a spin-off in the Amazing Spider-Man series was announced by Sony and this along with Silver & Black will be set after The Amazing Spider-Man 3. It is the fourth installment in Sony's Marvel Universe. It will be released on October 5, 2018.[1]


Production history

In March 2016, it was announced that Sony would produce a standalone Venom film, with Dante Harper working on a script, with Avi Arad, Matthew Tolmach and Amy Pascal producing, having no relation to the previous Spider-Man universe or the Marvel Cinematic Universe.[5] The following year, on March 16, 2017, announced a release date of October 5, 2018, with Scott Rosenberg and Jeff Pinkner working on a rewrite of the script.[6] The film is expected to be rated R.[7] Two months later, Tom Hardy was announced to star as the title character, with production beginning in the fall.[1] As of October 2017, Michelle Williams and Riz Ahmed had joined the cast in undisclosed roles.[4] Kelly Marcel was also reported to be helping write the script.[2] Principal photography began on October 23, 2017.[8]


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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 "Tom Hardy Is ‘Venom’ In New Sony Marvel Film To Be Directed By Ruben Fleischer" - Deadline
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 Jenny Slate Joins Tom Hardy in ‘Venom’ (EXCLUSIVE)" - Variety
  3. "Tom Hardy is Eddie Brock in #Venom, the upcoming film from Sony’s Marvel Universe releasing October 5, 2018 – production starts this fall." - Sony Pictures (@SonyPictures) - Twitter
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 "Jenny Slate Joins Tom Hardy in Sony’s ‘Venom’ Movie" - Collider
  5. "'Spider-Man' Spinoff 'Venom' Revived at Sony (Exclusive)" - The Hollywood Reporter
  6. "Sony announce Venom movie will be out next year" - Vaunter
  7. "Venom will reportedly be an R-rated kickoff to a Marvel universe at Sony" -
  8. Venom Movie (@VenomMovie) - Twitter

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Films in the Amazing Spider-Man Movies
Films The Amazing Spider-Man | The Amazing Spider-Man 2 | Sinister Six
Upcoming films Venom | Silver & Black
Announced films Morbius |The Amazing Spider-Man 3 | The Amazing Spider-Man 4

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