Olivia Wilde has been signed to direct a female-led movie for Sony Pictures. The actor turned director will reunite with writer Katie Silberman. Katie also worked with Olivia on her directorial debut Booksmart that was released in 2019.
It is speculated that Olivia will direct a Spider-Woman movie. Marvel comics have a number of titles of Spider-Woman including Jessica Drew, Julia Carpenter, Mary Jane Watson, or Gwen Stacy.
Amy Pascal will be the producer while Rachel O’Connor will be the executive producer of the movie.
Sony and Marvel also tie-up with the next Spiderman movie that is scheduled to release in December 2021. It will star Tom Holland in the lead role. Amy Pascal will produce it through Pascal Pictures.