Hathaway linked to Spidey 4 November 20, 2009 Anne Hathaway to play Black Cat? Anne Hathaway has been linked to the role of villain Black Cat in Spider-Man 4. According to reports, The Devil Wears Prada star has been approached by producers to appear in the latest instalment in the superhero saga. Rachel McAdams, Julia Stiles and Romola Garai have also been linked to the project in recent weeks. Spider-Man 4 is due out in Irish cinemas on May 5th, 2011.