The Lizard

Hear the Lizard speak for the 1st time in new Spider-Man footage
Dec 17, 2012

Apart from some video snippets and a few bits of concept art, The Amazing Spider-Man's take on The Lizard (Rhys Ifans) has been kept pretty well under wraps—but now we're finally getting to see (and hear) a bit more of the new big bad.

Latest Spider-Man trailer delivers new Spidey vs. Lizard carnage
Dec 17, 2012

The latest trailer for Marc Webb's Amazing Spider-Man has popped up online, showing off quite a bit of new Spidey vs. Lizard action.

Rhys Ifans explains why the Lizard's the perfect Spidey villain
Dec 17, 2012

Though he was teased in Sam Raimi's Spider-Man trilogy, we never actually got to meet the classic villain The Lizard on the big screen. But according to Amazing Spider-Man star Rhys Ifans, it's definitely worth the wait.

Researchers say the science behind Spider-Man ain't that far off
Dec 17, 2012

We all know Peter Parker's a science nerd, but how realistic are the concepts he's dealing with in The Amazing Spider-Man? After all, a key plot point is a scientist who injects himself with lizard DNA to regrow a limb and becomes a monster instead. Well, according to actual scientists, the lizard monster part might be off, but the rest isn't all that crazy.

Here's why the Lizard HAD to be the villain in Amazing Spider-Man
Dec 17, 2012

Everyone's got their own idea of the ideal Spider-Man villain. Some like the classic matchup of Doctor Octopus, while others prefer the more modern savagery of someone like Carnage. But whether you're happy with Amazing Spider-Man's choice of The Lizard as its villain or not, producer Matt Tolmach says the character is "inextricably tied" to the story.

Don't worry! Spidey director promises Lizard won't go lab coatless
Dec 17, 2012

We've been pumped to see Spider-Man go toe-to-toe with The Lizard ever since we learned he'd be the villain in this summer's The Amazing Spider-Man, but some fans have worried that the reptilian baddie will creep into theaters without his famous white lab coat. Well, director Marc Webb has finally addressed the issue, and he says you can all relax.

Check out new Amazing Spider-Man teaser, scaly Lizard concept art
Dec 17, 2012

When it rains, it pours. Luckily, today it seems to be raining all sorts of Amazing Spider-Man goodies, as we barrel toward the July 3 release date. A new teaser trailer—complete with some snippets of new footage—plus some freaky concept art of The Lizard is now in the wild.

Want some Spidey spoilers? Check out these amazing toy battle sets
Dec 17, 2012

Some new details have come out about a few key scenes in The Amazing Spider-Man from the unlikeliest of sources: Toys 'R Us, via some promotional Mega Blocks Spidey sets. So what do we learn?

New Spider-Man pic puts you face to face with the Lizard
Dec 17, 2012

The latest issue of Entertainment Weekly has some brand new photos from The Amazing Spider-Man, and one of them gets you right up in the green face (snout?) of the movie's villain, the Lizard.

Int'l Amazing Spider-Man trailer spotlights more Lizard carnage
Dec 17, 2012

A new, German trailer for Marc Webb's The Amazing Spider-Man has made its way online, featuring some new snippets of The Lizard wreaking havoc on Manhattan.

Dr. Connors goes pre-Lizard crazy in 2 new Spider-Man viral clips
Dec 17, 2012

If you're looking for some insight into Dr. Curt Connors' (Rhys Ifans) transformation into The Amazing Spider-Man's big bad The Lizard, look no further than the latest batch of viral clips that take us behind the scenes at Oscorp Industries.

Spidey goes Lizard-hunting beneath NYC in 3 exciting new clips
Dec 17, 2012

If you haven't already seen enough of the upcoming Amazing Spider-Man, the studio has released a few more clips to get us excited for the July 3 opening date—and they are definitely heavy on the action.

Listen to The Amazing Spider-Man's Rhys Ifans as The Lizard
Dec 15, 2012

Those of you who were lucky enough to attend SDCC 2011 this year got to see what the Lizard looks like in the upcoming film reboot, The Amazing Spider-man. Now, actor Rhys Ifans offers up a preview of what he will sound like sans editing in the upcoming superhero film.