According to Umberto Gonzalez and Latino Review, Marvel and Sony have entered into negotiations with Asa Butterfield to play Peter Parker / Spider-Man. According to the report the contract is still being worked out, but we are to expect an announcement soon. This is not the first time Butterfield's name has come up in relation to the wall-crawler. Just a few weeks back word had come out that he was the front runner. With the thought being that Spider-Man will show up in Captain America: Civil War, now would definitely be the time to cast the part.
RT! BREAKING! THE NEWS YOU BEEN WAITING FOR! MARVEL HAS FOUND THEIR NEW SPIDER-MAN! IT LOOKS LIKE IT'S GOING TO BE ASA BUTTERFIELD FOLKS AS MARVEL HAS OFFICIALLY ENTERED INTO NEGOTATIONS WITH BUTTERFIELD'S REPS! PAPERWORK HAS NOT BEEN FINALIZED YET! ONCE DEAL CLOSES EXPECT AN OFFICIAL ANNOUNCEMENT! BOOM! #MARVEL #MarvelStudios #MarvelComics #MCU #AsaButterfield #SpiderMan #CivilWar