Kirsten Dunst backs Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone

Last Updated: Nov 18, 2010, 09:06 AM IST

Los Angeles: Hollywood actress Kirsten Dunst believes that new ‘Spider Man’ actors Andrew Garfield and Emma Stone will "be great" in the superhero franchise.

Dunst starred as Spider Man/Peter Parker`s love interest Mary Jane Watson in three films, opposite Tobey Maguire. And the actress admits that casting chiefs made the right choice and she`s convinced the sequel will be a phenomenal success, reports imdb.com.

"I like Andrew Garfield so much as an actor - and Emma Stone - so I think they`ll be great in the new version," she said.

Asked whether she will go to see the new film, Dunst replied, "Of course I`m going to see the movie! Of course."

The currently untitled Spider Man film will be directed by Marc Webb and is due for release in July, 2012.

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