Collider sat down with Marvel Studios head honcho Kevin Feige at the Avengers: Age of Ultron press day and finally got confirmation on what almost every trade has been reporting for the last few weeks; we’ll be getting Peter Parker and he’ll be in High School. It’s kind of non-news at this point, but it’s nice to get a confirmation straight from the horses mouth. I’m of the opinion that this is the best route available, if you can get Peter Parker right then Miles Morales can work down the line in Phase 5 or 6.
Here’s the important chunk from the interview:
In terms of the age of an actor we’ll eventually to cast, I don’t know. In terms of the age of what we believe Peter Parker is, I’d say 15-16 is right.
And here’s the full interview from Collider: