Marvel Hires Peyton Reed to Direct Ant-Man, Adam McKay To Work On Script
Posted by Joseph Lee on 06.07.2014
Marvel has officially announced that director Peyton Reed (Yes Man) will take over Ant-Man after Edgar Wright left the project last month. Adam McKay, who was briefly considered to direct, will work on the film's script. The film will be released on July 17, 2015 and stars Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas, Evangeline Lilly, Patrick Wilson, and Corey Stoll,
Here's a synopsis: Armed with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, con-man Scott Lang (Rudd) must embrace his inner-hero and help his mentor, Dr. Hank Pym (Douglas), protect the secret behind his spectacular Ant-Man suit from a new generation of towering threats. Against seemingly insurmountable obstacles, Pym and Lang must plan and pull off a heist that will save the world.