While upcoming Marvel Cinematic Universe films Thor: Ragnarok and Black Panther are earning quite a bit of hype, some fans are wondering about the other movies on the horizon. And according to Ant-Man and the Wasp director Peyton Reed, we will be receiving some sort of news about the film in the very near future.
Reed recently took to Instagram to share a comic panel of the film's two titular characters, Scott Lang/Ant-Man (Paul Rudd) and Hope Van Dyne/The Wasp (Evangeline Lilly). He provided a rather simple caption to the photo, which you can see below, telling fans to stay tuned about the upcoming Ant-Man sequel.
With the film set to begin filming this summer, this shouldn't come as too much of a surprise. But nevertheless, there are a lot of pieces of info that fans still don't know about the movie. Aside from the return of much of Ant-Man's principal cast - Rudd, Lilly, Michael Douglas, Michael Pena, David Dastmalchian, and Tip "T.I." Harris - only one new cast member, Game of Thrones' Hannah John-Kramen, has been added to the film.
It's safe to say that Ant-Man and the Wasp has more cast members to announce, as well as initial details about the film's plot. With that in mind - as well as Reed's recent post - fans can probably expect some sort of official announcement regarding the Marvel Studios film to hit the zeitgeist very soon.
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Ant-Man and the Wasp
In Ant-Man, forced out of his own company by former protégé Darren Cross, Dr. Hank Pym (Michael Douglas) recruits the talents of Scott Lang (Paul Rudd), a master thief just released from prison. Lang becomes Ant-Man, trained by Pym and armed with a suit that allows him to shrink in size, possess superhuman strength and control an army of ants. The miniature hero must use his new skills to prevent Cross, also known as Yellowjacket, from perfecting the same technology and using it as a weapon for evil.
Ant-Man was directed by Peyton Reed, with a screenplay by Edgar Wright & Joe Cornish and Adam McKay & Paul Rudd, and stars Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Corey Stoll, Bobby Cannavale, Michael Peña, Tip "T.I." Harris, Anthony Mackie, Wood Harris, Judy Greer, David Dastmalchian, and Michael Douglas.