Ever since it was reported that Jamie Foxx and Alfred Molina will reprise their roles as Electro and Doctor Octopus in Spider-Man: No Way Home, rumours have persisted that Tobey Maguire and Andrew Garfield will also appear in the film.
Sony responded to the rumours last October, stating that the “rumoured castings are not confirmed.” The rumours haven’t shown any signs of going away, however, especially when news that other former Spider-Man actors such as Willem Dafoe will return as Norman Osborn.
In a recent interview with Josh Horowitz on the Happy Sad Confused podcast, Andrew Garfield denied that he is involved with Tom Holland’s Spider-Man: No Way Home.
When Horowitz broached the subject of Garfield’s involvement in the Spider-Man threequel despite having fears that he could potentially ruin the surprise, Garfield quickly cut the host short. “There isn’t anything to ruin,” he said. Garfield went on to reveal that he has been keeping up with the rumours online and finds them “hilarious”.
Garfield stated that he can only speak for himself, but he hasn’t received a call to be in the film:
Finally, Garfield described the situation as like the party game, Mafia:
You can watch the clip of the interview in Josh Horowitz’s tweet below:
Spider-Man: No Way Home is due to release on December 17th, 2021.