Jared Leto, Daniel Espinosa Team For Sony’s ‘Morbius’ Spider-Man Spinoff

Jared Leto to Star in Sony's Morbius the Living Vampire Movie

But for those anxious that Jared Leto's involvement in Morbius will affect his ongoing commitment to the DC Extended Universe and its many Joker-related projects - namely Joker and Harley Quinn and Warner's newfangled solo movie, not to be confused with the Todd Phillips-directed offshoot that has Joaquin Phoenix attached to star - Variety has published a follow-up report that ought to allay any fears. It will be directed by Daniel Espinosa (of the noted Venom prequel, Life) and headlined by none other than Thirty Seconds to Mars frontman Jared Leto.

Morbius was introduced in 1971 by writer Roy Thomas and artist Gil Kane in "The Amazing Spider-Man #101". Although he was Spider-Man's nemesis, the character grew to become heroic in his own right - and had a run of 32 issues through April 1995. Avi Arad will produce, which is further excellent news. There's also the recently announced Silk movie, as well as Silver and Black and Nightwatch, the latter of which has Spike Lee interested in directing. Leto had been courted for the role for some time, but has only given his okay as of now. However, according to Variety sources, Leto's involvement will not affect his role as the Clown Prince of Crime, which he is reportedly set to reprise in projects including a solo Joker film and the Suicide Squad sequel.

Southgate set to make eight changes to England side against Belgium
What happens if England win or lose? "All players with a yellow card and with minor injuries, they will not play". He said: "For tomorrow I hope it will be a good game because I'm afraid second place may be better in the group".

France Player Ratings: How did Giroud, Kante and Griezmann do against Denmark?
The team now sit in third in the group with one draw from two games, behind France with six points and Denmark with four. Messi's only goal in the 2006 World Cup came against Serbia & Montenegro while he was seven days shy of turning 19.

Panama coach congratulated Gareth Southgate for England brilliance at half
Australia need to beat bottom side Peru and hope Denmark lose to France, and also need at least a two-goal swing in their favour. Gareth Southgate's side scored five times in an astonishing first-half display with Panama simply unable to compete.

Meanwhile, Tom Hardy is gearing up to star as another villain in the Spider-Man universe. Michael Keaton's Vulture will return, while Jake Gyllenhaal has signed to play the main antagonist Mysterio. Which Spider-Man characters would you most like to see hit the silver screen?

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