While Andrew Garfield has been in the spotlight for reprising the role of Peter Parker in ‘The Amazing Spiderman’,actor Irrfan,who plays a pivotal role in the movie,has gone unnoticed from the films promotions until now. However,at an event lined up to announce their slate of movies for the second half of 2012,Sony Pictures India released pictures of the actor from the upcoming Spiderman movie.
Irrfan plays Dr. Ratha,and is an important character in the film. Dr. Ratha is the face of research laboratory Oscorp and is a close associate of Dr. Curt Connors aka The Lizard played by Rhys Ifans. He was personally selected for the role by director Marc Webb who was impressed by his performance in US TV drama In Treatment.