Pretty much what everyone has suspected, Director Marc Webb has now seemingly confirmed that B.J. Novak is playing Alistair Smythe in the Amazing Spider-Man 2.
Marc Webb took to his Twitter to comment on a black-and-white video of Novak's where he mentioned "A. Smythe," which was previously unconfirmed.
In the comic books, Alistair Smythe is an expert in robotics and known as the Ultimate Spider-Slayer (following in his father Spencer Smythe's footsteps) as well as creating robots of the same name.
The "Amazing Spider-Man 2" swings into theaters May 2nd, 2014 directed by Marc Webb starring Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx, Dane DeHaan, Paul Giamatti, Felicity Jones, Colm Feore, and Chris Cooper as Norman Osborn.
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