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‘Spider-Man: Far From Home’: Trailer is Finally Here, But Who is Mysterio?


Spider-Man: Far From Home has finally released their first trailer.

trailers for has given fans our first look at Mysterio, who is played by Jake Gyllenhaal.

Many years ago, Gyllenhaal was considered for the role of Spider-Man, after Tobey Maguire was injured on the set of Seabiscuit. But the actor will now find himself playing alongside , who returns to the role of Peter Parker.

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Tom Holland at the World premiere of ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming' held at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, USA on June 28, 2017. – Image (Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com)

But who is Mysterio?

Mysterio is a Spider-Man villain invented by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko in 1964's The Amazing Spider-Man #13. He was the original leader and member of the Sinister Six, and one of Spider-Man's biggest antagonist. Although several fictional men have played Mysterio over the years, the first and most actor to play Mysterio is Quentin Beck. Beck is someone who works in the film industry as a stuntman, special effects “wizard”, and magician. He becomes a supervillain to become famous.

Beck failed to transition to acting and directing and grew frustrated with the industry refusing to pay attention to his . So he decides the next best way get famous would be to kill a superhero. he chose Spider-Man because he thought he would be the easiest.

Mysterio uses his knowledge of practical effects and theater staging to mesmerize and confuse Spider-Man's spider-sense, and his knowledge of fighting from his stunt work to Spider-Man.

His costume features a glass dome that works like a one-way mirror. He can see out but, no one can see in.

Spider-Man: Far From Home will hit theaters on July 5, 2019. Two months after Avengers: Endgame, which will be a distinct ending of an era for the superhero franchise. Far From home will be the first movie to take place after Avengers: Endgame, and continue the Marvel Cinematic Universe.


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