The web has been abuzz all week with gossip about which starlet -- Rachel McAdams or Julia Stiles? -- was up for the role of the Black Cat in Spider-Man 4, but now comes word that an Oscar nominee may have won the part.
Deadline Hollywood Daily reports that the Spidey producers have approached Anne Hathaway about playing the femme fatale. However, the site adds that "Sony Pictures insists no decisions have been made."
Hathaway's credits include The Devil Wears Prada, Get Smart, Brokeback Mountain, Bride Wars, The Princess Diaries, and Ella Enchanted. She earned an Oscar nomination as Best Actress for Rachel Getting Married. Hathaway will next be seen as The White Queen in Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland.
Spider-Man 4 is slated to begin filming in early 2010.