Jon Favreau to Return to Acting in 'Spider-Man: Homecoming'
Jon Favreau played a role of his own making in Iron Man, which he directed, appearing as Happy. Happy is Stark's personal driver in the Iron Man film, and will be returning in the upcoming Spider-Man solo venture.
Tom Holland stars in the film as Peter Parker. Robert Downey Jr. reprises his role as Tony Stark/Iron Man. Jon Watts is directing.
Known presently for bringing The Jungle Book to the big screen in a big way, Favreau paved the way for the MCU with the first two Iron Man films.