|Appeared in||The Amazing Spider-Man|
Mary Parker was the mother of Peter Parker. She and her husband, Richard, disappeared for unknown reasons when Peter was young.
Richard and Mary say goodbye to their 4-year old son Peter, after finding Richard's office broken into and trashed. They drop Peter off at Richard's brother's house. When Peter asked why they were leaving, Richard answers that it was something they had to do. They then leave, with Peter watching.
Behind the scenes
- Julianne Nicholson was originally cast as Mary Parker before being replaced by Embeth Davidtz.
- In the comics, Mary and Richard Parker were agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. who were killed by the third Red Skull, Albert Malik.
- In the Ultimate comics, Mary and Richard were scientists working at Trask industries and were killed in a plane crash.