Jul 18

Comic-Con Exclusive: First Glimpse of Jamie Foxx as Electro in ‘Spider-Man 2′

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If there’s one thing that San Diego’s annual comic convention is known for, it’s the sheer volume of teaser trailers that premiere there every year. Just about every one of next year’s summer blockbusters will be debuting some footage this week — some a little more teaser-y than others. Example: this 40-second promo video that introduces Jamie Foxx‘s villain from next year’s Amazing Spider-Man sequel.

It’s a nifty piece of footage that will undoubtedly got the convention hall whooping, if only as a Pavlovian response.

In other Spider-Man news, British actress Felicity Jones let slip in an interview that the film will also feature a rebooted version of The Goblin. With Electro and Paul Giamatti‘s The Rhino, this brings the number of super-villains in this film up to 3.

And if there’s anything the Spider-Man producers took home from the experience of making Spider-Man 3, its the indisputable fact that mo’ villains, mo’ quality storytelling.

The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is due for an 18 April 2014 release

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