Tobey Maguire said he had enjoyed starring as the Spider Man in three movies, but it was time for him to move on. "Beyond the films themselves, I have formed some deep and lasting friendships. I am excited to see the next chapter unfold in this incredible story," the Daily Record reports him as saying.
However Twilight star Robert Pattinson, who presently has two movies Bel Ami and The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn in hand, is now emerging as a potential candidate for the lead role in Spider Man 4. It is said that along with Rob, Chace Crawford and Michael Cera are also in the competition for the role.