With the series rebooting and Tobey Maguire no doubt off playing a pint of vanilla ice cream or something, the search is on for a new Peter Parker/Spider-Man. Not surprisingly, all the known candidates have been more chest-shaving white boys.
Not surprisingly, but not inevitably either. A massive internet petition is pushing for comedian Donald Glover (Mystery Team, Community) to be considered for the role.
Not all, but a number of superhero movies are so lumbering and effect-heavy it hardly matters who plays what. If Glover is offered the role, he should demand that he be able to play at least one scene like the following (which I kind of needed an excuse to post.)