How Andrew Garfield (and Spider-Man) punked the Comic-Con crowd

Spider-man punks us allBy Don Kaye, via

The new Spider-Man, Andrew Garfield, didn’t come out for the movie’s Comic-Con presentation in the usual way. He showed up in costume!

Well, not quite. But as the moderator was about to introduce the cast of The Amazing Spider-Man after the teaser trailer unspooled on the screen in 3-D, a frantic “fan” in a homemade Spidey costume came up to the mic where audience members usually line up to ask questions and started babbling about how excited he was to be there. Then he whipped off his mask—and it was Garfield himself! Continue reading