Chris Zylka is the new Flash Thompson

Chris Zylka has reportedly borded the Spider-Man reboot, reports The Wrap.

Zylka will play Peter Parker’s high school nemesis Flash Thompson.

He joins Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Martin Sheen, Sally Field and Rhys Ifans in the cast of the Marvel superhero movie, which recently started filming in Los Angeles.

Spider-Man will open in cinemas on July 4, 2012.