It was reported last week that the Disney Channel actress will actually be playing Mary Jane Watson in Spider-Man: Homecoming. Here's what Marvel legend Stan Lee thinks of the news.
A lot of fans were taken aback when a rumor broke that Zendaya's role in Spider-Man: Homecoming wouldn't be that of a new character, but of the tried-and-true love interest Mary Jane Watson, a character who has traditionally been portrayed in the comics as a redhead. Show More Summary
The co-creator of the Marvel Comics character recently offered his opinion on the rumored casting of Zendaya as Mary Jane.
Zendaya faced a wave of criticism and backlash after comic book fans attacked the actress’ reported casting as Mary Jane in the upcoming “Spider-Man: Homecoming” movie. The 19-year-old has been the target of more than her share of misogynistic,...Show More Summary
Unless you’ve been living under a rock (or just don’t care about superhero movies) you know there was a major announcement surrounding the Disney actress Zendaya and next year’s Spider-Man: Homecoming film..@Zendaya‘s #SpiderManHomecoming...Show More Summary
Over the weekend, it was reported that Spider-Man: Homecoming actress Zendaya (a person of color) would play Mary Jane Watson (portrayed in the comics as a Caucasian redhead)
Amy Robach fell victim to the dangers of live television on Monday. Co-hosting a segment about Zendaya Coleman reportedly in the running to portray Mary Jane in an upcoming Spider-Man reboot, the Good Morning America anchor set off a...Show More Summary
This is just awesome for so many reasons.
Even though director James Gunn has a comfortable home at Marvel Studios after directing Guardians of the Galaxy and the forthcoming sequel, he has no involvement with Spider-Man: Homecoming. However, Gunn takes it upon himself now and then to keep the rumor mill controlled and comic book fan rage in check. Show More Summary
As we all know, Spider-man is getting another reboot, although with this version of Peter Parker slotting into the ongoing Marvel Cinematic Universe, this figures to be the last time the character gets re-introduced for a while. But, a new Spider-man means new versions of all the usual cast of characters, and that includes Mary Jane Watson. Show More Summary
This week, details emerged that actress Zendaya would be playing an updated version of Mary Jane Watson in the upcoming Spider-Man: Homecoming. While many people greeted this news with good cheer, a very vocal minority of people had some pretty nasty things to say about the changes made to their beloved character. Show More Summary
Some Marvel fans aren’t happy about actress Zendaya as Mary Jane Watson in the next Spiderman movie. Comic writer Dan Slott, however, has an answer for them. Thursday and Friday he spent some time explaining to all who would listen why casting a non-white actor for a previously-white role is different from casting a white... Show More Summary
A few days ago the internet had a race related freak out over the potential casting of Zendaya as Mary Jane Watson. Now James Gunn has stepped to see if cooler heads will prevail.
Ryan Stegman's "Amazing Spider-Man: Renew Your Vows" art makes Mary Jane, Annie Parker the Spider-heroes we always wanted them to be.
Unless you're racist.
It was reported earlier this week that Disney Channel star Zendaya will play Mary Jane Watson in Spider-Man: Homecoming, which hasn't sat well with fans.
Following his initial tweet on the subject, Gunn later wrote a longer Facebook post on the Spider-Man: Homecoming casting dissenters. While he isn't confirming whether the rumor is true (mostly because he doesn't know for certain), he...Show More Summary
Over at The Guardian, Charlotte Jones takes issue with the recently announced sequel of Pride and Prejudice. The book by Terri Fleming will focus on the life of Mary Bennett, a character who is deliberately neglected by Jane Austen.Show More Summary
The "GOTG" director responds to the criticism of Zendaya possibly playing Mary Jane, and says Latino and black actors auditioned to play Peter Quill.
Face it, haters and racists. The upcoming Spidey movie hit the jackpot with model and singer Zendaya reportedly playing the iconic Mary Jane Watson.