Aug 21, 2019

Sony 'disappointed' as Spider-Man MCU deal ends

Sony says it's "Disappointed" not to be working with Disney on future Spider-Man films. We might not see actor Tom Holland in new Marvel movies, because a fresh deal can't be reached over the character. Film rights for the superhero are owned by Sony - and he was able to appear in movies like Avengers: Endgame because of a deal between Sony and Marvel Studios - owned by Disney. In 2015 the studio struck a deal with Disney and Marvel Studios to bring Peter Parker and his alter-ego into the MCU. The deal meant Disney would co-produce and share profits from films featuring Spider-Man. Entertainment website Deadline has reported over the last few months that Disney and Sony were "Unable" to reach new terms for funding of future movies.

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