Josh Hutcherson in talks to play new Spider-Man

Josh Hutcherson is reportedly attached to the role of Spider-Man.


The 17-year-old is on the shortlist of actors that studio Sony is considering to lead the upcoming reboot.


Hutcherson has appeared in Cirque du Freak: The Vampire’s Assistant, Journey to the Centre of the Earth and The Kids Are All Right.


Directed by Marc Webb, the next Spider-Man film is scheduled to hit  cinemas in summer 2012.