Spider-Man 3D directed by Marc Webb to release on 3 July, 2012

MUMBAI: Spider-Man will swing into theaters worldwide in 3D beginning 3 July, 2012.

The new film, which is still untitled, will begin production later this year directed by Marc Webb from a screenplay by James Vanderbilt. Avi Arad and Laura Ziskin will produce the film from Columbia Pictures and Marvel Studios.

Sony Pictures Worldwide Marketing & Distribution chairman Jeff Blake said, "Spider-Man is the ultimate summer movie-going experience, and we’re thrilled the filmmakers are presenting the next installment in 3D. Spider-Man is one of the most popular characters in the world, and we know audiences are eager and excited to discover Marc’s fantastic vision for Peter Parker and the franchise."