While we anticipates the release of The Amazing Spider-Man 2, Sony is already in the works of the third installment as well as the fourth. Today, The Hollywood Reporter has reported that Sony Pictures has enlist the aid of writers Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci and Jeff Pinker to write the script of the third film. The two writers behind Star Trek return to the franchise as they co-wrote The Amazing Spider-Man 2; as did Pinker. This update shows us that Sony Pictures is keeping their writing team close by having the likes of Kurtzman, Orci and Pinker continue the story of Spider-Man.
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 continues the story of Peter Parker as he continues his role as Spider-Man. While continuing his relationship with Gwen Stacy, the Wall Crawler faces a new threat in the form of Electro; not to mention Peter has to deal with his old friend Harry Osborne and continuing the search on the mystery behind his parent's disappearance. The film stars Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Jamie Foxx, Dane DeHaan, Paul Giamatti, Sally Fields, Colm Feore, Felicity Jones and Chris Cooper.
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 swings into theaters May 2,2014; while The Amazing Spider-Man 3 is scheduled to hit the silver screen on June 10, 2016 and The Amazing Spider-Man 4 comes to theaters on May 4, 2018.