Anne Hathaway Was Nearly Black Cat In Spider-Man 4
Catwoman could have played a different kind of feline role…
DirectorAnne Hathaway to play the Black Cat in Spider-Man 4.
Speaking to Vulture, he confessed that he had wanted the actress to appear in his planned sequel.
"I loved what she was doing with the auditions for Spider-Man 4," he said.
As it happened, Hathaway went on to play another feline role – as Catwoman in The Dark Knight Rises.
"I didn't get to see Batman yet, because I've been working nonstop on Oz, but I hear she's great in it," he added.
The director described leaving the Spider-Man franchise as "the most amicable and undramatic of breakups", explaining that he left because of a conflict of schedules.
Raimi's Oz The Great And Powerful is set to be released in the UK on 8 March.
Meanwhile, the Les Misérables actress has said that she would love to play Catwoman again.