Jake Gyllenhaal To Be Mysterio In Tom Holland Spider-Man Sequel?

Rumors are swirling that actor Jake Gyllenhaal could be joining the sequel of the Tom Holland Spider-Man untitled sequel.

Gyllenhaal is said to be up for the role as the new antagonist, the fishbowl headed Mysterio.

Debuting in The Amazing Spider-Man #13, Mysterio is Quentin Beck, a special effects wizard and stuntman working for a major Hollywood studio with dreams of making a name for himself in the film industry. However, he came to see his career in special effects as a dead-end job. His attempts to become an actor were poorly received, but he realized that his expertise in illusions could make him an effective supervillain.

 

Also returning in the upcoming sequel is Michael Keaton’s Vulture. Although to what capacity is uncertain.