At the 2017 Brazil Comic Con, revelers were treated to the very first sneak-peek viewing of Marvel’s newest upcoming film, Venom. The movie’s image was revealed at the convention’s video panel and actor Tom Hardy is going to play the antihero and his co-stars will include Michelle Williams, Woody Harrelson, Jenny Slate and Riz Ahmed. The film will be loosely based on the “Venom: Lethal Protector” comic book, this was a miniseries that was released back in 1993. The expected release date for the film will on October 5, 2018.
Michelle Williams is going to play as Anne Weying, the ex-wife of Eddie Brock. Fans of the comic book had already guessed what role Williams would play and the actress revealed that she won’t be playing She-Venom anytime soon, thus she is open to jump into her character in the future. Eddie Brock is the main character that struggles with this dark parasitic secret called the Venom Symbiote. The sentient alien being finds human hosts to bond and control for its own survival on earth. Venom comics made its first appearance in Marvel’s “The Amazing Spider-Man: The Alien Costume,” in issue #252 on May 1984. The new film’s primary antagonist of Venom will be Cletus Kasady also know as Carnage, was said to be played by actor Woody Harrelson. Kelly Marcel and Todd McFarlane join the film as the screenwriters. Venom was reported to be released with an R rating and it will be directed by Ruben Fleischer.