Is This The Real Reason Shailene Woodley Was Cut From THE AMAZING SPIDER-MAN 2?
A week ago it was revealed that Shailene Woodley's character Mary Jane Watson was cut from the upcoming The Amazing Spider-Man 2 , and now we may know why. Hit the jump to have a look, and be warned of huge potential SPOILERS
Hollywood Life has reported that a source close to production on the highly anticipated film, The Amazing Spider-Man 2 , has revealed why Mary Jane (Shailene Woodley) was cut from the new flick. Last week it was revealed that Shailene's character had been cut from the film for reasons pertaining to the plot, and now according to Hollywood Life..
Emma Stone’s character dies in the next film and that really would take a bunch out of the film if Spider-Man all the sudden starts dating a new girl so close to an important characters death. They were noticing this occurring as they filmed Shailene’s scenes. They want to make the death of Gwen Stacy really mean something and then it will leave room for Shailene to shine in the third film.
So what do you guys make of all this? Do you believe it? If not, why do you think Shailene was cut from TASM 2? Comment below and let me know!
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is an upcoming American superhero film featuring the Marvel Comics character Spider-Man, directed by Marc Webb and released by Columbia Pictures. It is a sequel to the 2012 film The Amazing Spider-Man and was announced in 2011. The studio hired James Vanderbilt to write the screenplay and Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci to re-write it. Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx, Dane DeHaan, Shailene Woodley, Paul Giamatti, Colm Feore, Chris Cooper, Sally Field, and Felicity Jones are set to star. The film is scheduled to be released on May 2, 2014 in 2D and 3D.
For Peter Parker, life is busy. Between taking out the bad guys as Spider-Man and spending time with the person he loves, Gwen Stacy, high school graduation cannot come quickly enough. Peter has not forgotten about the promise he made to Gwen’s father to protect her by staying away, but that is a promise he cannot keep. Things will change for Peter when a new villain, Electro, emerges, an old friend, Harry Osborn, returns, and Peter uncovers new clues about his past.
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