Marilyn Manson’s girlfriend Evan Rachel Wood has been cast as Spidey’s main squeeze in the upcoming Spider-Man musical. The website IESB.net has confirmed the casting news.
Rehearsals for the musical will begin in June 2009 and it’s expected to hit Broadway in 2010.
Wood is an up-and-coming star. She recently was in the movie the Beatles inspired movie “Across the Universe.” She also stared in the Joan Allen/ Kevin Costner movie “The Upside of Anger.”
The musical will have music composed by Bono and U2. Julie Taymor will be directing the musical.