Giamatti, Jones in talks to join ‘Spider-Man 2’

Giamatti would play the Rhino in superhero sequel

Paul Giamatti and Felicity Jones are in talks for roles in “The Amazing Spider-Man 2.”

The two would join Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone, who reprise their roles as Peter Parker and Gwen Stacy, along with Jamie Foxx, Shailene Woodley and Dane DeHaan. Giamatti would play the Rhino; it’s unknown what role Jones would play.

Marc Webb will return to direct, with Avi Arad and Matt Tolmach producing the sequel, which is skedded to swing into theaters in 3D on May 2, 2014.

Plot details are unknown at this time.

The UTA-repped Giamatti is about to start production on the Open Road pic “Parkland.” The WME-repped Jones’ pic “Breathe In” recently bowed at Sundance.

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