The film is part of the universe of Sony based on Marvel-licensed characters.
Matt Smith goes from a distant galaxy to Marvel characters from Sony.
Smith appearing in Star Wars: Episode IX joins Jared Leto in . Morbius The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed. The details of the character are unknown to Smith, known for his work in Doctor Who and The Crown .
Morbius focuses on the Marvel character Michael Morbius (played by Leto in The Movie). He's a scientist who has suffered from a rare blood disorder and tried to heal himself – and eventually became a vampire. In the comics, he gained superpower and fangs and fought Spider-Man until he became a hero himself.
Morbius was founded by the writer Roy Thomas and the artist Gil Kane and first appeared in 1
Daniel Espinosa, the Scandinavian filmmaker who turned the sci-fi thriller directed Morbius . The film was written by Burk Sharpless and Matt Sazama, the team behind Netflix's Lost in Space remake. Avi Arad and Matt Tolmach will produce with Lucas Foster.
Last year, Sony hit Venom with a hit that raised $ 855 million worldwide. Morbius will continue to build a common universe based on characters whose roots lie in Spider-Man comics, which Sony has licensed from Marvel.
Smith is reinstated by UTA and Troika in the United Kingdom