The star of "Spider-Man 2," Andrew Garfield, told Entertainment Weekly he wouldn't mind the web slinger having a boyfriend.
While kind of joking with producer Matt Tolmach, Garfield asked why Mary Jane — Spidey's love interest — isn't a guy.
‘What if MJ is a dude?’ Why can’t we discover that Peter is exploring his sexuality? It’s hardly even groundbreaking!…So why can’t he be gay? Why can’t he be into boys?”
Garfield went on saying he knows the perfect guy to play the role of the male MJ — up-and-coming rising star Michael B. Jordan.
“I’ve been obsessed with Michael B. Jordan since The Wire. He’s so charismatic and talented. It’d be even better—we’d have interracial bisexuality!”
Here's a photo of Michael B. Jordan:
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The only problem?
Jordan has been rumored as a frontrunner for a different comicbook character in a potential reboot of the "Fantastic 4."
Still, while speaking with Grantland, Jordan said he'd love to work with Garfield in the future.
"I'm a huge fan of Andrew, he’s extremely talented, and I really would love to work with him. If it'd be under those circumstances, well ... he said it in a joking way, I‘m not sure if he was dead serious. It's cool of him looking out for me. I’m glad he has respect for my work."
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