Issa Rae Joining ‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse 2’

The cast of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse 2 is beginning to take shape as Issa Rae is reportedly joining the cast in a huge role.

In an exclusive report from The Hollywood Reporter, it’s been reported that Issa Rae is joining the cast of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse 2, alongside Shameik Moore and Hailee Steinfeld who are reprising their roles of Miles Morales and Spider-Gwen.

While plot details for this highly anticipated sequel are being held tightly under wraps, it is being reported that Issa Rae is going to be playing the role of Jessica Drew, aka Spider-Woman. This would be a huge addition to the Spider-Verse, and if it bears out it will be fun to see Spider-Woman and Spider-Gwen working together.

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse 2 is currently scheduled to be released on October 7, 2022.