Release date: October 5, 2018 (USA)
Director: Ruben Fleischer
Starring: Tom Hardy, Michelle Williams, Riz Ahmed, Reid Scott
Screenplay: Scott Rosenberg, Kelly Marcel, Jeff Pinkner, Will Beall
Production companies: Columbia Pictures, Marvel Entertainment, Sony Pictures
Producers: Avi Arad, Amy Pascal, Matt Tolmach
Venom is an upcoming American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name, produced by Columbia Pictures and distributed by Sony Pictures Releasing. It is intended to be the first film in Sony’s Marvel Universe, adjunct to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. The film is being directed by Ruben Fleischer, from a screenplay by Scott Rosenberg, Jeff Pinkner, Kelly Marcel and Will Beall, and stars Tom Hardy as Eddie Brock / Venom, alongside Michelle Williams, Riz Ahmed, and Reid Scott.