Producing a Sequence of Six Films in a Row
Tom had a phone conversation with Kevin Feige, who was serving as Marvel’s president at the time. The news that he had been chosen for the part was broken to him by Feige. The response that Holland provided was straightforward: “I know, Kevin, you posted it on the internet!!
Tom put his name to the contract in June of 2015, which was the month that would forever change the trajectory of his life. We can only hazard a guess as to how much time was required to read it. Under the rules of his contract, Peter Parker/Spider-Man needs to make an appearance in a total of six Marvel films.