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Shailene Woodley cut from Amazing-Spiderman 2

Shailene Woodley cut from Amazing-Spiderman 2

Jun 20 2013, 2:14am CDT | by

Shailene Woodley has been dropped from 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2'. The actress had been tapped to play the web-slinging superhero's eventual love interest Mary-Jane Watson in the action sequel, but...

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Shailene Woodley cut from Amazing-Spiderman 2

Jun 20 2013, 2:14am CDT | by

Shailene Woodley has been dropped from 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2'.

The actress had been tapped to play the web-slinging superhero's eventual love interest Mary-Jane Watson in the action sequel, but despite filming numerous scenes, the star's role has been cut entirely from the film in order to concentrate on Spider-Man's earlier relationship with Gwen Stacy.

In the original 2012 film, Spider-Man's alter-ego Peter Parker, played by Andrew Garfield, is seen romancing Emma Stone's Gwen Stacy and director Marc Webb wants to explore that relationship further, resulting in the tough decision to not introduce Mary-Jane Watson in his sequel after all.

He said in a statement: ''I made a creative decision to streamline the story and focus on Peter and Gwen and their relationship. Shailene is an incredibly talented actress and while we only shot a few scenes with Mary Jane, we all love working with her.''

Mary-Jane will now be introduced in the third 'Amazing Spider-Man' flick - which was recently confirmed for release in 2016 - however, Deadline.com ponders whether the role may be recast by the time the movie is filmed due to Woodley's burgeoning film career.

The actress is earning critical acclaim for her role in new independent film 'The Spectacular Now' and is also set to star in her own franchise, young adult book adaptation, 2014's 'Divergent', which has already been confirmed for a sequel.

Woodley was expected to be one of three major new cast members in the 'Spider-Man' sequel along with Dane DeHaan as Parker's friend Harry Osborn and Jamie Foxx as villain Electro.

The film is due in cinemas next summer.

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People's Choice Awards 2015: Shailene Woodley Leads Movie Nominees

Nov 4 2014 7:59pm CST | Source: ace showbiz

The young actress dominates the list through two of her box office movies this year, 'Divergent' and 'The Fault in Our Stars ...
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Shailene Woodley & Sam Smith Lead People's Choice Nominees

Nov 4 2014 11:32am CST | Source: hollywood

The best of the best will compete for the top t ...
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Insurgent Character Posters Land

Oct 29 2014 12:08pm CDT | Source: Empire Online

As the film heads to screens in 3D next yearYou may already have heard that the Divergent sequel, now labouring until the slightly unwieldy full title of The Divergent Series: Insurgent, will be arriving in cinemas in 3D. Today heralds the arrival of eight new character posters for the film, featuring Shailene Woodley’s Tris and friends (or, in some cases, enemies). {Divergent: Insurgent Character Posters}The images are a little odd, but then they were designed to be seen in 3D (you ...
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Dialogue: Newcomer Ansel Elgort has flown out of the gate in his first year in film

Oct 29 2014 9:47am CDT | Source: Deadline

Photograph by Mark Mann Ansel Elgort has had a stellar first year as a movie star. After a start in theater, the 20-year-old--who happens to be the son of famed photographer Arthur Elgort--starred in last year's horror film Carrie, and followed it with roles in two high-profile young adult novel adaptations: the first, playing Shailene Woodley's brother in Divergent; the second, playing Woodley's love int ...
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White Bird in a Blizzard Exclusive: Christopher Meloni Loves to “Go Back”

Oct 28 2014 9:30am CDT | Source: movie fanatic

Christopher Meloni met us for an exclusive video interview where the star of White Bird in a Blizzard talked about appearing in the middle of the book ends of brilliance that is Eva Green playing his wife and Shailene Woodley portraying his daughter. Meloni has done it all, from enormous success on television with Law and Order: Special Victims Unit to the big screen in blockbusters, such as the one you can see when you watch Man of Steel online. He admitted in our cha ...
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Shailene Woodley tells all

Oct 27 2014 5:27am CDT | Source: cnn

CNN sits down with Shailene Woodley and Chris Meloni to get an inside look at the coming-of-age dram ...
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