The movie is slated to be released in December 2021, five months after its initial date, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
The actor also revealed that Zendaya would be reprising the role of MJ in the upcoming sequel.
The studio is reportedly in discussions with the director to helm the project, post the departure of Scott Derrickson.
Rumor has it that Michelle Williams has been enlisted to play the female lead in Sony's 'Venom' that stars Tom Hardy as the Spider-Man supervillain-turned-antihero.
The Hollywood Reporter and its previous owners, Prometheus Global Media has been sued in a defamation lawsuit for USD 5 million for their coverage of the Sony Hack attack.