Peter Paltridge

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Who’s behind the dimension-hopping shenanigans in the anticipated sequel Spider-Man: Across The Spider-Verse? Director Christopher Miller revealed the answer today. He’s a very Dalmatian-looking man.
Miller and co-director Phil Lord have picked the obscure Spidey villain The Spot to be one of the center characters of the movie. Spot has the impressive ability to create holes that lead anywhere on any surface, including himself (as he has done several times). Though he looks intimidating in the concept art shown off today, The Spot in the comics is kind of a joke:

But maybe now’s his chance to get some respect. Actor Jason Schwartzman has been cast as Spot.
“For those who are not hardcore canon nerds, The Spot is one of the deepest cuts in Spider-Man’s rogue gallery,” admitted co-director Kemp Powers to the crowd...

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