Washington D.C. [U.S.A.], September 28 (ANI): Rumor has it that Michelle Williams has been enlisted to play the female lead in Sony's 'Venom' that stars Tom Hardy as the Spider-Man supervillain-turned-antihero.
Williams, four-time Oscar nominee for films such as 'Manchester by the Sea', 'My Week With Marilyn,' 'Blue Valentine' and 'Brokeback Mountain,' might possibly play Hardy's love interest in the Spider-Man spin-off, reports The Hollywood Reporter.
The film also stars Emmy-winning actor Riz Ahmed and will be directed by 'Zombieland' director Ruben Fleischer, which Sony hopes will be the first in a series of films based on 'Spider-Man' characters.
However, the character details of the movie are not revealed yet.
'Venom' is set to hit theaters on October 5, 2018.(ANI)