Oscar winner Chris Cooper is to join Jamie Foxx and Paul Giamatti as the villains in the new SPIDER-MAN movie.

The Adaptation star will take on the role of Norman Osborn/The Green Goblin, which Willem Dafoe portrayed on the big screen opposite Tobey Maguire's Spider-Man, in the sequel to The Amazing Spider-Man.

Giamatti will play headbutting The Rhino and Foxx will take on Electro in the film, while Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone will reprise their roles as Peter Parker/Spider-Man and Gwen Stacy.