Emma Stone Rumored to Play as the Next Mary Jane Watson

emma_stoneReports abound that actress Emma Stone will be offered by Sony to play the role of Mary Jane Watson in the upcoming reboot of the Spiderman series.

Stone, 21, starred in the film Easy A and the voice of Mazie in Marmaduke. However, the deal has not been formalized. Imogen Poots, Ophelia Lovibond, Lily Collins, Teresa Palmer, Emma Roberts and Mia Wasikowska are the other ladies who are being considered for the role.

Meanwhile, the role of Gwen Stacy is also still up for grabs. However, Dianna Agron of television series Glee is leading the list for this role.

Philip Seymour Hoffman is rumored to take the role of Venom.

Last July, the role of Peter Parker went to Andrew Garfield.

The film is set to start production by the end of the year with a target of release in 2012 in 3D format. The series will be a reboot, which became the result after Sam Raimi, director of the first three films, withdrew from the franchise.