‘Ant-Man’ Official Website Launches [WATCH VIDEO]
Marvel officially launches the webpage for its upcoming superhero action pic “Ant-Man” starring Paul Rudd. Read on for more details on this story.
Marvel has officially launched the website for “Ant-Man,” the studio’s second major motion picture of 2015 following “Avengers: Age of Ultron.” The website features a central hub that will allow users to access the film’s trailer, the teaser poster and the official production still of Paul Rudd as Scott Lang. The website also contains the official synopsis of the upcoming pic, keeping in line with the pic’s marketing aesthetics, keeping Ant-Man in his ant-size. Check out the website here.
Marvel’s “Ant-Man” is an upcoming superhero film based on the comic book characters of the same name produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. It is part of Marvel Cinematic Universe’s (MCU) Phase Three project that will expand the Marvel Cinematic Universe along with “Captain America 3,” “Doctor Strange” and “Guardians of the Galaxy 2” among others.
“Ant-Man” stars Paul Rudd as Scott Lang, the titular size-shifting con man turned hero Ant-Man; Michael Douglas as Henry Pym, scientist credited for the discovery of Pym particles, which enables size alteration; and Evangeline Lilly and Corey Stoll who will play Hope Van Dyne and central villain Darren Cross or Yellowjacket respectively. John Slattery, who previously played the role of Howard Stark, Tony Stark’s father in “Iron Man 2,” joined the cast along with Judy Greer, Bobby Cannavale, Michael Peña, Abby Ryder Fortson, David Dastmalchian, Wood Harris, Gregg Turkington and rapper-actor T. I. Actor Hayley Atwell who plays Agent Peggy Carter in “Captain America” is set to make an appearance on the pic to reprise her role.
Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige will produce the film along with Louis D’Esposito, Alan Fine, Victoria Alonso, Michael Grillo and Stan Lee as executive producers. “Ant-Man” is directed by Peyton Reed, known for his works including “Bring It On,” “Down with Love” and “The Break-Up.” Peyton Reedtook over after Edgar Wright left the project. Screenplay is written by Adam McKay and Paul Rudd from a story by Edgar Wright and Joe Cornish. Principal photography for “Ant-Man” took place on Aug. 19, 2014 in San Francisco and is set to hit the big screens on July 17, 2015.
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