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Jamie Foxx May Play Electro In THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2

November 3, 2012
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It is being reported that Jamie Foxx ("Ray", the upcoming "Django Unchained") may be in the running for a role in "The Amazing Spider-Man 2".

Variety is reporting that Foxx is in talks to play the villain in director Marc Webb's sequel to this summer's comic book movie hit "The Amazing Spider-Man". And though it can not be confirmed, rumor has it that the character will be Max Dillon, better known as Electro - a super villain who, as indicated by the name, has the power to control electricity.

Foxx, perhaps as a tease to the fans or perhaps as a sly confirmation of the rumor made the following tweet:

"Dressed up as Electro for Halloween last night. Costume fits well."

Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone and Shailene Woodley are set to star in the highly anticipated sequel. Webb directs from a script by Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci, Jeff Pinkner and James Vanderbilt.

"The Amazing Spider-Man 2" opens in AMC Theatres on May 2, 2014.

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