Did you know that earlier this month, Marvel began production on the much anticipated sequel to ANT-MAN…. ANT-MAN AND THE WASP! And we couldn’t be more excited! Paul Rudd and Evangeline Lilly reprise their ANT-MAN roles to play the titled characters. The film picks up in the aftermath of CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR. Scott Lang (Ant-Man) struggles to balance his life as a superhero, and his home life. It’s not long before Hope and Dr. Hank Pym show up with a new mission. Only this time Ant-Man will have a new teammate… The Wasp!
Did you know that this is actually the first time that a Marvel title features a female hero’s name? How cool is that?
The film also stars Michael Peña and Academy Award® winner Michael Douglas, who return to the roles they originated in the 2015 box office hit. Also returning to the film are Bobby Cannavale, Judy Greer, Abby Ryder Fortson, Tip “T.I.” Harris, and David Dastmalchian.
Joining the cast for the new film are Academy Award® nominees Michelle Pfeiffer and Laurence Fishburne! Plus Hannah John-Kamen, Walton Goggins, and Randall Park are in the film.
Peyton Reed returns once again to direct the latest ANT-MAN adventure, from a screenplay by Chris McKenna & Erik Sommers, Andrew Barrer & Gabriel Ferrari, and Paul Rudd.
The film, which opens in U.S. theaters on July 6, 2018.
Who is excited for this film?
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