Chris Zylka Joins 'Spider-Man' Reboot As Peter Parker's High-School Nemesis Flash Thompson

Chris ZylkaFROM SPLASH PAGE: Spider-Man may have met his match in the form of The Lizard and Proto-Goblin, but there's another enemy that has his sights on the superhero's day-to-day alter-ego.

The Wrap reports that Chris Zylka has joined the cast of the forthcoming "Spider-Man" reboot as Flash Thompson, Peter Parker's longtime high school nemesis. The part was previously played in Sam Raimi's trilogy by "True Blood" actor Joe Manganiello, recently rumored as a contender for Zack Snyder's "Superman" reboot.

Zylka is best known for the recurring role of Gabe Lammotti on "Hannah Montana." Curiously enough, he's also playing a character named Thor in a movie called "Kaboom." No relation to the upcoming Marvel Studios movies, as far as we know!

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