Because it seems to maintain increasing its Spider-linked cinematic universe, Sony has been within the early levels of creating a film that includes the character of El Muerto, with Bullet Practice actor and musician Unhealthy Bunny on board to star. It is shifting ahead, as The Wrap stories that Jonás Cuaron is aboard to direct.
El Muerto debuted in a 2006 problem of Pleasant Neighborhood Spider-Man, written by Peter David, and illustrated by Roger Cruz. The character, actual identify Juan Carlos, was a brilliant powered wrestler who initially fought Spider-Man in a charity wrestling the place he almost unmasked the hero earlier than being stung by Spider-Man, with a paralyzing poison. After being saved from the hospital by the web-spinner when Muerto’s oppressor El Dorado got here to say the wrestler’s life, the 2 would group as much as defeat Dorado.
Award-winner Unhealthy Bunny (actual identify Benito Antonio Martínez Ocasio) has impressed studio executives together with his position in Bullet Practice and when approached to sort out one thing else, talked about that he’d prefer to play the Marvel character.
Now Blue Beetle author Gareth Dunnet-Alcocer is working to determine how one can launch the character in script type, whereas Cuaron, who co-wrote Gravity together with his father Alfonso and directed Desierto, will name the pictures. El Muerto has a launch date set for 12 January, 2024.
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