According to Deadline, Golden Globe nominee Tahar Rahim has actually formally been touched to sign up with the cast of Sony Pictures’ forthcoming Madame Web film, which will certainly be led by Dakota Johnson as the titular hero. The French star will likewise be joining previously introduced cast members Sydney Sweeney (Euphoria), Celeste O’Connor (Ghostbusters: Afterlife), and Isabela Merced (Transformers: The Last Knight).
Rahim is best known for his acclaimed roles in the movies A Prophet and also The Mauritanian, with the last one making him his initial Golden Globe election for Best Actor. He starred in last year’s police procedural miniseries The Serpent. Rahim will certainly next be seen in Ridley Scott’s following historic dramatization film Napoleon, and also in Apple television+’s star-studded compilation series Extrapolations.
Sony’s Madame Web will be led by Dakota Johnson as the titular Spider-Man personality. Developed by writer Denny O’Neil as well as artist John Romita Jr. in 1980, Madame Web is a blind psychic that has actually become a significant player worldwide of Spider-Man because of her ties to “The Great Web,” a multiversal construct that connects all “Spider” personalities with each other across the multiverse.
Madame Web will be directed by S.J. Clarkson (Jessica Jones) from a screenplay created by Morbius scribes Matt Sazama as well as Burk Sharpless.