Dakota Johnson, who is known for her work in the Fifty Shades of Grey franchise, is all set to play Madame Web in 2023’s Madame Web. The actress hopes to do “some Tom Cruise stuff” in the new Marvel movie, which will begin its production this month.
Dakota Johnson will play Madame Web in the upcoming Spider-Man spinoff film
Dakota Johnson will play Madame Web in the movie, however, fans don’t know which Madame Web as the comics had two. She will work alongside Emma Roberts, Sydney Sweeney, and Adam Scott. As per Movie Web,
“Some have assumed that Johnson will portray the sometimes elderly Cassandra Webb, who has an autoimmune disease known as myasthenia gravis, keeping her confined to a life-support system resembling a spider web. However, Madame Web also has a much younger version; a second-generation Spider-Woman named Julia Carpenter gains precognition powers after Cassandra is killed.”
The actress hopes to do “some Tom Cruise stuff”
During her interview for Vanity Fair’s August cover story, interviewer Britt Hennemuth pointed out that the actress has been “putting on some muscle” to perform as many stunts as possible. When she was asked about her work on Madame Web, she excitedly replied, “I feel like I can probably do some Tom Cruise stuff.”
Madame Web is set to premiere on July 7, 2023
S.J. Clarkson will direct the new Marvel movie. The Madame Web cast also includes Sydney Sweeney, Isabela Merced, Emma Roberts, and Adam Scott. Celeste O’Connor and Tahar Rahim are also listed in the cast, but, as of now, only Dakota Johnson’s character is revealed. In an interview with Collider, Dakota Johnson revealed that some colleagues from her most recent films will join her in the movie. She said, “People from Cha Cha [Real Smooth] and some from Am I Okay? are coming on to Madame Web with me. It’s cool. It’s fun to be able to start creating a real team of people that make movies.”
Madame Web is set to premiere on July 7, 2023.