Breaking news: Martin Sheen
(Apocalypse Now, The Departed, Catch Me If You Can
) has joined the cast of Columbia Pictures' 3D spider-man reboot, which is being directed by (500) Days of Summer helmer Marc Webb
. Sheen will play Peter Parker's Uncle Ben.
In the traditional spider-man story, Peter Parker is brought up by Uncle Ben and Aunt May. Parker is given superpowers after being bitten by a radioactive spider. Uncle ...