Spider-Man to remain in the Marvel universe as Disney and Sony work out deal

Spiderman.
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Spider-Man isn't far from home anymore.

Disney and Sony announced a deal Friday that will allow Spider-Man to remain in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Tom Holland's webslinger will return in a third MCU-set solo film in 2021, and he'll appear in at least one more Marvel Studios movie after that, Deadline reports.

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Brendan Morrow

Brendan worked as a culture writer at The Week from 2018 to 2023, covering the entertainment industry, including film reviews, television recaps, awards season, the box office, major movie franchises and Hollywood gossip. He has written about film and television for outlets including Bloody Disgusting, Showbiz Cheat Sheet, Heavy and The Celebrity Cafe.