‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ Adds ‘Silicon Valley’ Actor Martin Starr To The Cast

The actor joins the growing ensemble that includes Tom Holland, Donald Glover, Robert Downey Jr. and Michael Keaton.
Martin Starr

Spider-Man: Homecoming” has just added Martin Starr to its growing ensemble, confirms Deadline .

Details of the “Silicon Valley” actor’s role are yet unknown, but he joins the most recent additions to the web-slinger’s cast which include Donald Glover and Logan Marshall-Green.

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The Jon-Watts-directed action flick stars Tom Holland as Peter Parker. The actor made his debut as Spider-Man in “Captain America: Civil War” and in his stand-alone film will reunite with Robert Downey Jr’s Tony Stark.

According to the site, Michael Keaton is set to play villain, Vulture. Additional cast members include Marisa Tomei, Zendaya, Michael Barbieri, Kenneth Choi, Laura Harrier and Tony Revolori.

Production for the film will begin later this month, with Amy Pascal and Marvel’s Kevin Feige producing.

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Starr is known for his roles in “Freaks and Geeks,” “Party Down,” “Adventureland,” and “Knocked Up,” among others. This year he appeared in  “I’ll See You In My Dreams,” which debuted at Sundance and produced and starred in “Operator,” which premiered at SXSW.

“Spider-Man: Homecoming” will focus on a teenage Peter Parker while he is in high school. The film is slated to hit theaters July, 7, 2017.

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