Edgar Wright Tweets 'Shaun of the Dead' Easter Egg to Look for in 'Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse' - Bloody Disgusting
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Edgar Wright Tweets ‘Shaun of the Dead’ Easter Egg to Look for in ‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’



Last year, Simon Pegg had revealed that he once (jokingly) wrote a treatment for From Dusk Till Shaun, a sequel to Shaun of the Dead with one hell of a perfect title.

Pegg told EW, “I jokingly wrote a treatment for From Dusk Till Shaun, which was a sequel to Shaun of the Dead.It was all about Shaun and Ed having to go up to Edinburgh, or something. I don’t know. It was ridiculous. And it was a joke. It wasn’t like a serious pitch. Edgar thought it would be funny to do the film again, but with vampires.”

This anecdote, believe it or not, made its way into Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (out tonight) as a fun little Easter egg that Edgar Wright just pointed out on Twitter!

Wright tweeted, “If you see the wonderful ‘Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse’ do look out for this rather tantalizing parallel-universe billboard in Times Square…

Writer in the horror community since 2008. Owns Eli Roth's prop corpse from Piranha 3D. Has three awesome cats. Still plays with toys.


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