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Did Tom Holland Accidentally Confirm Miles Morales in MCU?

"Ultimate Spider-Man: Web Warriors" - Peter Parker and Miles Morales
Tom Holland accidentally confirms that Miles Morales is in the MCU and they "team up".

Holland, who plays Peter Parker / Spider-Man in Avengers: Infinity War was in an interview with Benedict Cumberbatch who plays Doctor Strange. The host Xilla "The Extraordinary Xilla" Valentine asks if we'll ever see Miles Morales in the MCU (0:45 min).

Watch the video embedded from Twitter below:



"I'm sure down the line, it has to happen...I'd love to work with Miles, I think it would be great," Holland says enthusiastically. "We've definitely put the building blocks in. There's been a few teases in the first film."

When Cumberbatch admits he doesn't know who Morales is Holland breaks down the "other version" of Spider-Man. Then he says, "They work as a team.  Well, actually in the version that...well, I don't want to talk about this because I might..."

After that he catches himself, but the cat might be out of the bag.

Marvel President Kevin Feige previously confirmed that the character of Miles Morales in the MCU. "All of those little things are just Easter eggs for fans until they’re something more than that," Feige told ScreenCrush. "But anything that’s happened in the books is potential material for us. In the meantime, I think Miles is a big part of the animated movie that Sony’s making ["Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse"]. But where we go … we definitely want you to go 'He’s there. He’s there somewhere'".

In "Spider-Man: Homecoming" Donald Glover plays Aaron Davis and mentions his "nephew". In the comics, Davis is the uncle of Miles and becomes the supervillain "The Prowler".


For those who don't know, Miles Morales is a boy of color in the Ultimate Comics that gets bitten by a spider and becomes the new Spider-Man.

While we never got to see him replace Peter Parker in the MCU it's great that the studio hasn't abandoned him. After the amazing job they did with Black Panther, Miles Morales would be incredibly inspiring as a black teenage superhero.

By the way, if you're wondering if having a black Spider-Man alongside Parker would be "confusing" we got you covered.

About Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse


Official synopsis: "Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, the creative minds behind The Lego Movie and 21 Jump Street, bring their unique talents to a fresh vision of a different Spider-Man Universe, with a groundbreaking visual style that’s the first of its kind.  Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse introduces Brooklyn teen Miles Morales, and the limitless possibilities of the Spider-Verse, where more than one can wear the mask."
Directed by Bob Persichetti, Peter Ramsey, Rodney Rothman
"Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse" stars Shameik Moore, Liev Schreiber, Mahershala Ali, Brian Tyree Henry
"Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse" is scheduled for release December 14, 2018 (United States)
Check back with the Geek Twins for more Spider-Man: Into the Spiderverse movie news and hype!

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