Saturday 10 December 2016

'Spider-Man' setback as actress quits

Dean Gray in New York

Published 29/12/2010 | 05:00

Natalie Mendoza has been working out an exit agreement for the past several days. Photo: Getty Images
Natalie Mendoza has been working out an exit agreement for the past several days. Photo: Getty Images

U2's 'Spider-Man' extravaganza has been hit with more bad luck. In the latest disappointment for the ambitious Broadway production one of the lead actresses -- who suffered a concussion during its first preview performance -- is quitting the show.

  • Go To

Natalie Mendoza, who plays the villainess Arachne and is the second lead female role after Spider-Man's girlfriend, has been working out an exit agreement for the past several days, it was reported yesterday.

A spokesman for the production did not return an email seeking comment.

Ms Mendoza was one of four actors who was so far been injured in the $65m (€49.5m) production that features hi-tech stunts and flying sequences.

Irish Independent

Read More

Promoted articles

Editors Choice

Also in Entertainment