Actor Andrew Garfield Takes Over "Spiderman" Movie Role

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Andrew Garfield has been cast as Peter Parker, in the next Spider-Man movie, replacing the previous Spidey, Tobey Maguire.

The 26-year-old British actor’s credits include The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus and  the upcoming  film The Social Network

The new movie, which will be shot in 3-D, focuses on a younger Peter Parker, the Marvel Comics hero who gains superpowers after he’s bitten by a radioactive spider.

The not yet titled Spider-Man film begins shooting in December and is due in theaters July 3, 2012.

Do you think Andrew can fill Tobey’s spidey shoes??