Emma Stone plays the role of Gwen Stacy.
Andrew Garfield plays Peter Parker and his alter ego - Spiderman.
This praise isn't new for Irrfan. At the time of 'Slumdog Millionaire', its director Danny Boyle was also full of appreciation for his acting skills.
Gwen Stacy is the first high school crush of Peter Parker and the first three films trace their disturbed and often stormy romance.
Directed by Mark Webb, 'The Amazing Spiderman' stars Andrew Garfield as the crime fighting superhero.
Irrfan's star is on the rise. The actor is enjoying rave reviews and not just from his Bollywood buddies. The stills show him in the role of Dr Ratha.
Director Marc Webb said it was some quality in Irrfan's eyes that really impressed him and made him cast him as Dr Ratha.
Andrew Garfield replaced Toby Maguire who starred in the last three 'Spiderman' franchise.
'The Amazing Spiderman' director Marc Webb was full of praise for Irrfan who plays the antagonist Dr Ratha in the film.
The Amazing Spider-Man is the story of Peter Parker (Garfield), an outcast high school kid who was abandoned by his parents as a boy.
Although Webb isn't too open about the length of Irrfan's role in the next 'Spiderman' installment, he insists that it is a significant role.
The Amazing Spider-Man is the fourth Columbia Pictures film that portrays Spider-Man in film. A still from the film showing The Lizard.
The Lizard (Dr Curtis 'Curt' Connors) is a fictional character, a super-villain in the Marvel Comics Universe.
Rhys Ifans plays Dr Curt Connors in the upcoming film 'The Amazing Spider-Man'.
The screenplay is by James Vanderbilt, Alvin Sargent and Steve Kloves.
The film releases in 3D all over India June 29, a week ahead of the US.
Rhys Ifans plays one of Oscorp's leading scientific minds, who attempts to engineer a revolutionary regeneration serum to help regrow limbs and human tissue.
Sally Field plays the role of May Parker and Martin Sheen will be seen as Ben Parker.
Like most teenagers, Peter is trying to figure out who he is and how he got to be the person he is today. A still from the film.
Peter Parker is raised by his Uncle Ben and Aunt May.
Gwen Stacy is Peter Parker's love interest - she replaces Mary Jane (Kristen Dunst) who was the female lead in the last three Spiderman films.
Focusing on an untold story that tells a different side of the Peter Parker story, the new film stars Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans, Denis Leary, Campbell Scott, Irrfan, with Martin Sheen and Sally Field.
As Spider-Man is set on a collision course with Dr Curtis Connors' alter-ego, The Lizard, Peter will make life-altering choices to use his powers and shape his destiny to become a hero.
The story is written by James Vanderbilt, based on the Marvel comics hero. A still from the film.
The film is expected to be released on July 3, 2012.
The Spiderman story can be told over and over again without affecting viewer interest, says actress Emma Stone, who plays Peter Parker's love interest Gwen Stacy in the forthcoming film 'The Amazing Spider-Man', the fourth in the popular series.
Peter Parker is an unpopular adolescent struggling to find his place in life ever since his parents disappeared when he was a young boy.
Something goes wrong and he is transformed into the monster known as the Lizard.