Jona Xiao joins ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’
It looks like we’re getting another addition to the Sony-Marvel’s Spider-Man: Homecoming.
According to Variety, AMC’s Halt and Catch Fire actress Jona Xiao has joined the cast of the new film. Her role has not been revealed, but some fans are speculating she may be Cindy Moon aka Silk.
In the comics, Cindy was bit by the same radioactive spider that transformed Peter Parker into Spider-Man during their classroom field trip. It is only until years later, Cindy becomes the superhero known as Silk.
Time will only tell.
Spider-Man: Homecoming Official Synopsis:
A young Peter Parker/Spider-Man (Tom Holland), who made his sensational debut in Marvel Studios’ Captain America: Civil War, begins to navigate his newfound identity as the web-slinging superhero in Spider-Man: Homecoming.
Directed by Jon Watts, the film stars Tom Holland, Marisa Tomei, Michael Keaton, and Robert Downey Jr. Spider-Man: Homecoming opens in theaters on July 7th, 2017.