Jake Gyllenhaal set to swing into Spider-Man as villain Mysterio

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Gyllenhaal was first reported to be in talks for the role of special effects artist Quentin Beck, who becomes master thief-turned-supervillain back in May, and today the Oscar-nominated actor took to Instagram to confirm his role in the MCU.

He jokingly captioned the post: "I just realized I'm not playing Spider-Man".

Jake confirmed in a video that he will be playing the classic Marvel villain Mysterio in the upcoming movie Spider-Man Far From Home.

Page turner: In the video, Jake looks stunned as he sets down the comic book, The Amazing Spider-Man: The Return of the Man Called Mysterio! However, the actor and the studio behind the upcoming superhero film have been mum on the topic.

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In October, the Brokeback Mountain star highlighted the "intimacy" of the new Spider-Man film. "That's what it feels like when you're working". It's now unclear which incarnation of Mysterio Gyllenhaal will be portraying.

On Wednesday, the 37-year-old actor posted the briefest of clips in which he's shown poring over an old issue of the Spider-Man comic books.

The film will see Tom Holland return to play Spider-Man and Zendaya as Michelle Jones.

Spider-Man: Far From Home is a sequel to 2017's Spider-Man: Homecoming and is due to be released in July 2019.

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