Jon Watts confirmed to direct ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ sequel

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During a Q&A session at Comic Con Experience in Brazil this past weekend, Marvel Studios’ president Kevin Feige confirmed that Jon Watts will return to direct the untitled Spider-Man: Homecoming sequel.

A Tom Holland fan account tweeted the following: “Kevin Feige just confirmed in a video displayed in the Marvel Panel at #CCXP17 Jon Watts is the director of ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming'”

Writers Chris McKenna and Erik Sommers are also expected to return for the sequel, which was reported in late August.

The Spider-Man: Homecoming sequel is set to arrive in theaters on July 5, 2019.