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‘Oh My God I’d Explode’: Fans Freak Out as OG Spider-Man Writer Hints at Tobey Maguire’s Spider-Man 4

David Koepp, who wrote the script for the first Spider-Man movie, commented that he believes Tobey Maguire’s days as Peter Parker are far from over. He believes a fourth solo film featuring Tobey Maguire’s repetition of Marvel’s Web-Head will finally happen. The actor was featured as Spider-Man in three films between 2002 and 2007, which were directed by legend Sam Raimi.

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Spider-Man, Tobey Maguire
Spider-Man, Tobey Maguire

A fourth movie was initially declared openly for release in 2011 but was ultimately discarded to reboot the wealth with 2012’s The Amazing Spider-Man. He reprised the role after 14 years in Spider-Man: No Way Home, which showed the actor talking with the Andrew Garfield and Tom Holland editions.

Spider-Man Screenwriter Believes Tobey Maguire’s Web-Slinger to Return

David Koepp predicts Web-Slinger's new film
David Koepp predicts Web-Slinger’s new film

In an interview with Variety, The screenwriter along with the cast and crew of 2002’s Spider-Man discussed the film’s heritage and 20th anniversary.

“Found it touching to see Tobey’s character again”

“I can see the weight of living in his eyes, which I thought was fascinating, I would imagine they’d develop a story about 40-year-old Spider-Man and see what that’s like. Yeah, I’d be interested in seeing that. The stories are still beautifully told. And audiences love them.”

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Fans stepped into social media platforms in the months following Spider-Man: No Way Home’s release to campaign for Sam Raimi’s Spider-Man 4 film. Grant Curtis, also talked about his feeling to see more from the original Spider-Man universe.

“There were other stories within those movies that did not get told, I hope someday, as any Spider-Man fan would tell you, that all those stories come out and that narrative continues.”

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Tobey Maguire might get a new Spider-Man film
Tobey Maguire might get a new Spider-Man film

Not only them, Kirsten Dunst who is known as Mary-Jane Watson in the Spider-Man trilogy, has also shown interest and supported the idea of a fourth Spider-Man film.

“You know I’d join that multiverse! I feel like I’m the only one that hasn’t joined it… I’m like, ‘Please put me in. Put me in the lineup.’ I need to pay for my house and kids.”

“Anything is possible in the Marvel universe, any team-ups. I love Tobey. I love Kirsten Dunst. I think all things are possible.”

Although The Spider-Man franchise is nowadays planning to continue on the big screen with Tom Holland’s Spider-Man role, Marvel Studios is reported to be working on developing the character’s outlook for the future in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

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Written by Shreeparna Das