Insomniac Games’ Ryan Schneider has revealed that Tony Todd, the horror icon best known for his role in the Candyman film franchise, will be providing the voice for Venom in Marvel’s Spider-Man 2.
Todd, who is currently featuring in latest Candyman movie in cinemas and also portrayed hero Ben in Night of the Living Dead’s 1990 remake, will join returning actors Yuri Lowenthal and Nadji Jeter as Peter Parker and Miles Morales, respectively.
We’re so happy to announce that Tony Todd (of Candyman fame) will be voicing the symbiote-fuelled Venom in Marvel’s Spider-Man 2.
We’re also delighted to welcome back Yuri Lowenthal and Nadji Jeter, who will reprise their roles as Peter and Miles respectively. We’ve been fortunate to work with so many incredibly talented actors in our Spider-Man games, and Tony has been such a wonderful addition to the cast.
Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 was announced during the PlayStation Showcase yesterday evening, and was confirmed as a PS5-exclusive release set to arrive in 2023.
The game will see Parker and Morales teaming up to take down super villain Venom, who is also starring on the big screen in Venom: Let There Be Carnage in October.
[Source – PlayStation Blog]