Skip to main contentSkip to footer

Dakota Johnson steps out to showcase first look as Spider-Woman

Her spidey senses are tingling

dakota johnson spider woman
Share this:

With Netflix's recent release of the adaptation of Persuasion, Dakota Johnson has been the talk of the movie industry, and now the star is joining Sony’s Marvel Cinematic Universe - and we’ve got a first look!

MORE: Everything you need to know about Persuasion star Dakota Johnson

In February 2022, it was revealed that The Fifty Shades of Grey actress is set to star in the studio’s Madame Web movie.

Madame Web is portrayed as an old woman who was dependent on a life support system that resembled a spider web because she had myasthenia gravis, an autoimmune disease that causes muscle weakness.  

WATCH: Dakota Johnson brushes off fashion mishap with incredible joke

Dakota appears in pictures published by the Daily Mail, as she begins filming for the project.

The 32-year-old was photographed in Boston while sporting a dramatic red leather jacket, a black button-up cropped t-shirt, and a pair of navy blue mom-style jeans.

She wears some Dr Marten looking lace-up boots with the ensemble and a basic belt to tie the look together.

MORE: Dakota Johnson brushes off fashion mishap with Fifty Shades Of Grey joke

Dakota’s hair and makeup is left natural, wearing a slight bronze and nude lip for her glam.

A fan spots Dakota out filming in Boston

Based on her attire, it has been suggested that she will be playing Spider-Woman (Julia Carpenter), not Madame Web.

MORE: Dakota Johnson's show-stopping sheer jumpsuit will take your breath away

Julia Carpenter is defined by Marvel as "an athletic young single mom" who was duped into participating in a supposedly harmless scientific study, which led to her acquiring abilities resembling those of Spider-Man.

MORE: Dakota Johnson makes surprise revelation ahead of Persuasion release

The American comic is rather peculiar as Madame Webb never actively pursued any villains due to her advanced age and health issues.

dakota johnson today show© Photo: Getty Images

Dakota recently appeared on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to discuss her latest career moves

Sources have emphasised that the project may alter the narrative for this reason. However, she does have powers to foretell the future. 

MORE: Dakota Johnson reveals a tour of her beautiful Los Angeles home

The movie is Sony's first adaptation of a contemporary comic book with a female playing the lead. We can't wait to see Dakota take on a more action-packed role!

Read more HELLO! US stories here 

Like this story? Sign up to our HELLO! Mail newsletter to get other stories like this delivered straight to your inbox.

More Celebrity News

See more