James Cromwell is Capt. Stacy in "Spider-Man 3"
Superhero Hype! reports that actor James Cromwell has signed on to play Captain Stacy, Gwen Stacy’s father, in Spider-Man 3.
In the Amazing Spider-Man comic books, Stacy dies a heroic death as he saves a child during a battle between Spider-Man and another supervillain. Peter Parker’s love interest Gwen Stacy ends up blaming Spider-Man for her father’s death.