Two years ago, “The Amazing Spider-Man” grossed an enormous amount in the box office, and it is no surprise that the sequel, “The Amazing Spider-Man 2” is projected to gross over 200 million in May 2014. The sequel features returning members from the first cast, and a new group of villains that will test the limits of Spider-Man.
Andrew Garfield/Peter Parker/Spider-Man
British-American actor Andrew Garfield suits back up to continue his role as Spider-Man in the latest edition of the Spider-Man saga. Garfield made his way into the spotlight by snagging roles in “The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus” and in “The Social Network” before landing his defining role in the first “The Amazing Spider-Man” installation.
Emma Stone/Gwen Stacy Knockout actor Emma Stone made her break into cinema with her supporting role as Jules in the hit comedy “Super Bad.” After a series of supporting roles, Stone landed the starring role of Olive in the romantic comedy “Easy A” in 2010. Emma Stone went on to star in “The Help” with Viola Davis, “Crazy, Stupid, Love” with Ryan Gosling, and “The Gangster Squad” with Sean Penn. Stone played Gwen Stacy in “The Amazing Spider-Man” and her fate is forever changed in this second installment.
Jamie Foxx/Electro/Max Dillon American actor Jamie Foxx is best known for his stand-up comedy, music, and award winning performance as Ray Charles in “Ray.” Foxx debut as an actor in the dramatic film, “Any Given Sunday” that demonstrated Foxx’s ability to take on any role. He went on to play in “Collateral” with Tom Cruise, “Dream Girls” with Beyoncé Knowles, and “Django Unchained” with Christoph Waltz. In “The Amazing Spider-Man 2,” Foxx plays Electro who is Spider-Man’s latest enemy from Oscorp.
Dane DeHaan/Green Goblin/Harry Osborn American actor Dane Dehaan made his mark in acting with his performance as Jesse D’Amato in the HBO series “In Treatment.” DeHaan has played numerous roles in a short period. Between 2012-2014 Dehaan acted in “Chronicle,” “The Place Beyond the Pines,” “Lincoln,” “Kill Your Darlings, “Life After Beth,” and in “The Amazing Spider-Man 2.” DeHaan plays the Green Goblin in the latest Spider-Man installment.
Felicity Jones/Felicia English actor Felicity Jones earned her mark in Hollywood with her stunning roles in the television shows “The Worst Witch,” “Servants,” “Meadowlands,” and “The Diary of Anne Frank.” Jones went on to play lead roles in “Like Crazy,” “Chalet Girl,” and “The Invisible Woman.” Felicity Jones plays Felicia Hardy/Black Cat in “The Amazing Spider-Man 2.”
Colm Feore/Donald Menken Canadian-American film and television actor Colm Feore plays Donald Menken, an Oscorp personal assistant in “The Amazing Spider-Man 2.” Feore has played various roles in “The Chronicles of Riddick,” “Paycheck,” “Changeling,” and “Thor.” Television roles comprise the bulk of his acting career with roles on major TV shows such as “Revolution,” “24,” and “Slings and Arrows.” Feore trained at the National Theatre School of Canada in Montreal before embarking on a career in on-screen acting.
Sally Field/Aunt May Academy Award winner Sally Field has stolen the hearts of American moviegoers since her dramatic performance in the movie “Norma Rae.” Fields has played in coveted television and movie roles since the beginning of her career. Fields starred in the hit television shows “Gidget,” “The Girl with Something Extra,” “ER,” and “Brothers & Sisters.” Her film performances in “Smokey and the Bandit,” “Steel Magnolias,” “Forrest Gump,” “Lincoln,” and “The Amazing Spider-Man” will keep her name alive long after she retires from her acting career. Fields plays Peter Parker’s Aunt May on both Spider-Man installments.