Leaked emails reveals Spiderman must “not [be] a homsexual”

By John Mack Freeman

Gawker uncovered an email from the Sony Pictures email leak that occurred a few months ago that shines light on why some movie superheroes continue to be so…non-diverse. The defined character traits of Peter Parker and his superhero alternate Spiderman specifically list that they must be heterosexual, male, and Caucasian unless otherwise agreed to by the Marvel brass. Here are the relevant parts:

Peter Parker Traits Spiderman Requirements




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