Emma Roberts Being Considered To Play Spider Man's Love Interest
Posted on Fri Aug 20, 2010 11:05 AM PDT

emmaroberts200.jpgLOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - Emma Roberts, Julia Roberts' niece, could possibly be joining the cast of the upcoming Spider-Man movie being directed by Marc Webb.

Roberts, who's currently filming Scream 4, has reportedly been flown out several times to read for the part. WIthin the next few days, the young actress will be auditioning with Andrew Garfield ... the actor who has been cast as the new Spidey.

The role that Roberts is going for is not Mary Jane. In fact, Spidey's love interest will not be Mary Jane because the director is going for a different vibe from the Tobey Maguire flicks.

Other actresses being considered: Ophelia Lovibond, Teresa Palmer, Imogen Poots and Lilly Collins.