martin sheen west wing Martin Sheen joins 'Spider Man' reboot, Sally Field rumored as his wife

The greatest fake president America has ever known just landed a choice role: Uncle Ben in Sony’s upcoming “Spider-Man” reboot.

Deadline reports Martin Sheen accepted the part, making him the fourth character cast, alongside Andrew Garfield (Peter Parker), Emma Stone (Gwen Stacy) and Rhys Ifans (an unknown villain).

So who’s the picture eying to play Aunt May?

]]>reports an offer is out to Sally Field. And if we can’t have Stockard Channing, the “Brothers & Sisters” matriach is more than a suitable choice. If she is to take them up on their offer, she needs to do it soon. The Marc Webb-directed film goes into production in December, though it won’t be released until July 3, 2012. Follow Zap2it and MikeyLikesTV on Twitter and Zap2it on Facebook for the latest TV, movie and celebrity news. Photo credit: Warner Brothers