Abraham Attah, the 14 year old actor who burst on to the Hollywood scene with his portrayal of a child soldier in Beast of No Nation is set to join the cast of “Spider-Man: Homecoming“.
The Spider-Man spinoff will also star Michael Keaton, Marisa Tomei and Tom Holland.
It’s not clear yet what character Attah will be playing.
Since the release of Beast of No Nation which also starred Idris Elba, the teenager who recently said he would never act in a Ghanaian made movie has won the Best Actor award at the Spirit Awards in February, attended the Oscars in March, he also won the Marcello Mastroianni Award for best young actor at the Venice Film Festival.
The teen actor is also set to star alongside Anne Hathaway, Keanu Reeves, Daniel Radcliffe and Chloe Grace Moretz in Shane Carruth’s drama “The Modern Ocean”