Evangeline Lilly suits up for 'Ant-Man and the Wasp'
This week, fans were treated to a first look at Hope Van Dyne's "Wasp" in a tribute to one of the Godfather's of American comics, Jack Kirby. — Actress, Evangeline Lilly posted the pic on social media as a tribute to the late Jack Kirby who would have celebrated his 100th birthday. Both Kirby and Stan Lee co-created the original Wasp, Janet Van Dyne, mother to Hope, back in 1963. Though it's unlikely we'll see the original Wasp in costume, we can confirm Ant-Man and the Wasp will be a family affair with Michelle Pfeiffer cast as the matriarch of the Van Dyne family.
Ant-Man & The Wasp” Teaser
Ant-Man and the Wasp kick off production with a special PSA
Marvel kicked-off production with a special 14-second video featuring Ant-Man and the Wasp's production chairs. As you would have guessed, they're tiny.
Michael Douglas Confirms Role in 'Ant-Man and the Wasp', Says Filming Begins in July
It doesn't come as much of a surprise, but nevertheless Michael Douglas has confirmed on Facebook that he will be returning as Dr. Hank Pym in Ant-Man and the Wasp, the sequel to 2015s successful superhero solo. Douglas also confirmed filming begins in July.
Evangeline Lilly's Ant-Man Companion The Wasp will Appear in 'Avengers 4'
Evangeline Lilly, who plays the Wasp in both the first Ant-Man film and takes a leading role in the sequel, titled Ant-Man and the Wasp, has revealed that she'll be making her introduction in the Avengers proper when the fourth film roles around in 2019.
Michael Pena is Returning for the 'Ant-Man' Sequel
Michael Pena played your run-of-the-mill comic relief in Ant-Man, and whether you loved him or hated him, you're gonna have to deal with him on the screen again if you're someone who can't resist seeing the sequel.
Adam McKay Confirms His Involvement In "Ant-Man and The Wasp"
Adam McKay stated in a interview with Nerdist that he will indeed return to help write Ant-Man and The Wasp. "We’ve been talking to Marvel actually. We just talked to them the other day, and it looks like I will be involved [in Ant-Man and the Wasp]. I don’t know if it’s gonna be right from page one. But it looks like I will definitely be involved. There you go. There’s a little headline for the fanboys," said McKay.
Could There Be a Wasp Solo Film in Marvel's Future?
Planning for the sequel to last year's surprise success is well underway, and director Adam McKay has responded to the possibility of a Wasp solo film in the near future.
Michael Douglas to Return for Ant-Man and the Wasp
Michael Douglas' performance as Hank Pym in Ant-Man is one that gained particular love from fans and critics, despite him being a sound speaker for much of the film's exposition.