Tom Hardy confirmed to return for Venom sequel
Tom Hardy has been confirmed to return in the sequel to Venom.
The movie grossed over $850 million at the box office, leading Sony to quickly green-light a sequel.
Producer Amy Pascal confirmed Hardy's return in an interview with Fandango, saying when asked about a sequel: "I can say that Tom Hardy will be back, magnificently playing that character as no one else can."
Pascal did not, however, confirm the return of director Ruben Fleischer, who is currently hard at work on the sequel to Zombieland.
Venom starred Hardy as Eddie Brock, a journalist who begins looking into the work of Carlton Drake and his company The Life Foundation, who he believes are experimenting on humans.
Through an accident at the foundation, Brock becomes bonded with an alien symbiote. The symbiote needs a human host to survive, who, in return, vests its victim with incredible powers...