Actress and singer Zendaya has been cast in Marvel and Sony’s Spider-Man reboot reports Deadline. The 19-year-old, was heavily screen-tested for the character named Michelle.
Zendaya will star opposite Tom Hollander, who will play the title role and his alter ego, Peter Parker. The website implies that the role of Michelle could be the love interest of the young Parker in the movie.
Super-Man reboot will start shooting soon as it targets a 2017 release, and it will be directed by Jon Watts, with Amy Pascal and Kevin Feige producing.
Zendaya is best known for her roles on the The Disney Channel shows Shake it Up! and K.C. Undercover.