from the wrap.com Andrew Garfield has been cast as Peter Parker in Sony's "Spider-Man" reboot, the studio announced via press release on Thursday.
Sony managed to keep secret one of the most sought-after scoops in Hollywood history.
Garfield only learned late this afternoon that he's been chosen to play Peter Parker.
He beat out a number of Hollywood's most talented young actors for the coveted role, including Jamie Bell, Josh Hutcherson, Aaron Johnston, Anton Yelchin, Frank Dillane and more.
Garfield is represented by CAA and The Collective.