'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Star Tom Holland Joins 'The Current War'
Tom Holland, who made his arrival on the blockbuster circuit in a big way and will star in next year's Spider-Man: Homecoming, has been cast in The Current War, surrounded by an all-star cast and directd by Alfonso Gomez-Rejon.
The drama details the rivalry between George Westinghouse and Thomas Edison as they attempted to create an electricity system that could be sustainable and go to market in the U.S. Michael Shannon and Benedict Cumberbatch are playing the two leads, respectively.
Katherine Waterstone joined the film, as reported earlier, and Nicholas Hoult is on-board to play Nikola Tesla. Holland will play Samuel Insull, Edison's right-hand-man.