Tom Holland. He began as Billy Elliot on Broadway, and in 2012 blew us away in The Impossible. The wait is finally over, Marvel fans! Your next Spider-Man is 19-year-old British actor, Tom Holland! Marvel broke the casting news on Tuesday, following a long and heavily publicized worldwide search to find the perfect actor to portray a younger teenage version of the web-slinging superhero in the upcoming Spider-Man reboot.