Everyone's got their thing! Maybe it's a break-up. A death. An accident. Whatever it is, you used to be one thing. Now, you're something else. We all have our own problems. Our own issues. Our own... demons!
Eddie Brock[src]

Venom is a spin-off of the series was announced by Sony and along with Sinister Six will be set after The Amazing Spider-Man 3. 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.[18] 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.[19] The producers of the film announced that they are aiming for a PG-13 movie rating.[20] 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.[6] Kelly Marcel was also reported to be helping write the script.[2] Principal photography began on October 23, 2017.[21]


Promotional images

Promotional stills



  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. 3.0 3.1 "‘Venom’ Teaser: Tom Hardy Shouts Down His Demons As Marvel’s Lethal Protector" -
  4. Sony Pictures (@SonyPictures) - Twitter
  5. "Yes, Tom Hardy Voices Venom in the New Trailer" - IGN
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 "Jenny Slate Joins Tom Hardy in Sony’s ‘Venom’ Movie" - Collider
  7. "Michelle Williams Is Definitely Playing Anne Weying in Venom" - Screen Rant
  8. "Venom Trailer Introduces Tom Hardy as Eddie Brock" - Empire
  9. "VENOM Footage Wows; Reveals Insane Symbiote Action, Riot, Multiple Villains, Axe Hands & Heads Being Devoured" - Comic Book Movie
  10. "Venom: First Poster Online" - Empire
  11. "Venom: First Look at Tom Hardy as Eddie Brock and Full Brazil Comic Con Panel Video - IGN First" - IGN
  12. "Read The New VENOM Prequel Comic And A Breakdown Of Everything It Reveals About The Movie - SPOILERS" - Comic Book Movie
  13. "Scott Haze in Talks to Join Tom Hardy in 'Venom' (Exclusive)" - The Hollywood Reporter
  14. "Sope Aluko Cast In ‘Venom’; Andreja Pejić Joins ‘The Girl In The Spider’s Web’; James Trevena-Brown In ‘Charlie Says’" - Deadline Hollywood
  15. "Venom Movie Villains: All The Symbiotes Confirmed So Far" - Screen Rant
  16. "Legendary/Universal's 'Detective Pikachu' Adds Omar Chaparro; Jeremy Sumpter, Tom Berenger Cast In 'Sargasso'" - Deadline Hollywood
  17. "'This Is Us' Star Ron Cephas Jones Set for 'Venom'" - The Hollywood Reporter
  18. "'Spider-Man' Spinoff 'Venom' Revived at Sony (Exclusive)" - The Hollywood Reporter
  19. "Scott Rosenberg & Jeff Pinkner to Pen Venom Movie" -
  20. "Venom will reportedly be an R-rated kickoff to a Marvel universe at Sony" -
  21. 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
Upcoming films Venom
Announced films Black Cat | Silver Sable | Morbius | Nightwatch | Sinister Six | Silk | Kraven the Hunter | Jackpot | The Amazing Spider-Man 3 | The Amazing Spider-Man 4