Martin Sheen has confirmed that he will be back for The Amazing Spider-Man 2.
The 72-year-old actor said he will reprise his role of Uncle Ben Parker in the upcoming sequel to
Marc Webb's franchise reboot.
He told RTE's Late Late Show: "I'm going to be Uncle Ben in
Spider-Man once again next year. We shoot it in February."
Andrew Garfield will return to play the webbed superhero, alongside love interest
Emma Stone. Dane DeHaan will play Peter Parker's troubled best friend
Jamie Foxx is set to play villain Electro, while
Shailene Woodley has a small role as Mary Jane Watson.
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is due out in 2014.