Garcelle Beauvais Added to ‘Spider-Man’ Cast
The cast of Marvel’s Spiderman: Homecoming is rounding out quite nicely. After recently adding Donald Glover and Bokeem Woodbine to the film, the comic book reboot is adding acclaimed actress Garcelle Beauvais to its ranks.
Although there’s no word on what role the 49-year-old actress will play, the move marks yet another person of color added to the blockbuster franchise, which also features Disney’s Zendaya Coleman and Beasts of No Nation breakout star, Abraham Attah.
Beauvais is best known for her roles on The Jamie Fox Show and NYPD Blue, and current serves as a correspondent on entertainment show Hollywood Today Live.
Spider-Man: Homecoming is a complete reboot of the popular franchise. This time around the story will follow Peter Parker, a teen, as he navigates high school and fights crime.
The film is scheduled to swing into theaters in July 2017.