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Posted by: Matt McGloin
/ 2 years 15 weeks ago

Asim Ahmad Cast As Morbius In Amazing Spider-Man 2

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Looks like Morbius the Living Vampire will be appearing in Amazing Spider-Man 2.

According to one of our Twitter followers, Stefanie Levina, Asim Ahmad has been cast to play the role of the scientist turned vampire, Michael Morbius.

@cosmicbooknews @asimaahmad He's playing #Morbius in #TAS2 Also will be #Alucard in our #Hellsing movies. :-)

Asim Ahmad confirms on Twitter as well as he informs Marvel Comics writer Joe Keatinge, writer on the new Morbius the Living Vampire ongoing comic book:

@silent_paranoia @marvelousescape@marvel @joekeatinge Morbius is only mentioned in two pages, not a big part.

Asim Ahmad has previously interned and written for Marvel Comics as well as having non-credited roles in The Dark Knight and Fright Night.

The news of the inclusion of Morbius in the Amazing Spider-Man 2 shouldn't come to that much of a surprise to readers of Cosmic Book News as we've been telling you he most likely would be featured in the movie due to Marvel Comics announcing a new Morbius The Living Vampire ongoing series. 

The "Amazing Spider-Man 2" swings into theaters May 2nd, 2014 directed by Marc Webb starring Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Shailene Woodley, Jamie Foxx and Dane DeHaan.

Head on over to the Cosmic Book News Amazing Spider-Man Movie Hub for more news, images and trailers.

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