Now we know when Marvel sequel Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania filming is scheduled to begin, thanks to returning star Evangeline Lily. Respond to a fan query on social media about when Ant Man Threequel will get in front of the camera, Lily revealed that “Summer 2021!” This is when she and her co-star Paul Rudd will get dressed again. The actress has also promised to “post from the set,” which means hopefully it won’t be long before we begin to find out more about the mysterious MCU installment.
While not much is known about Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania, Lily has previously revealed that the film will feature an exciting new direction for her character, Hope van Dyne, also known as The Wasp. “I find myself pressing against this tough tough girl,” Evangeline lilly he said of his approach to Hope.
“Which is really interesting because at the beginning of my career I was putting a lot of pressure on him. He was like Kate. [from LOST] it’s going to be rude. She will keep up with all the boys. She will be capable and strong. And then all this massive change in the industry happened. Suddenly these characters were everywhere. I guess I must be contrary by nature. Because I find myself saying ‘well wait a minute’. We are all so fragile and vulnerable, small and soft. And I find myself saying ‘Woah, we’re not supposed to just be men with boobs.’ What does it mean to be a woman? That question of what it means to be a woman is extremely important right now. What I think is crucial is that we are exploring that right now through our stories. “
She added: “I’m very excited. I can’t reveal anything, but I think my hunch is that I may have manifested something in that space in the Marvel world with Hope van Dyne. Because I think the direction we’re going with her could be. very satisfying for me that way. “
Along with a larger role for Lily’s Hope van Dyne, the main antagonist of Ant-Man 3 He has also been revealed to be Kang the Conqueror, with Lovecraft country Star Jonathan Majors has now signed on to play the Marvel supervillain. Kang is a villain who travels in time (which explains the use of “quantumania” in the film’s title) who is a future descendant of The Fantastic Four frontman Reed Richards, also known as Mr. Fantastic.
While there have been several different versions of Kang over the years, the best known version is called Nathaniel Richards. Born in the 30th century from Earth-6311, 16-year-old Nathaniel is visited by his future self, who calls himself Kang the Conqueror, causing Nathaniel to try his best to prevent his eventual transformation into the jumping supervillain. in the time. , even becoming a superhero and member of Young Avengers, Iron Lad. The inclusion of Kang the Conqueror has led fans to speculate how much Young avengers and possibly even The Fantastic Four will make their debut, making Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania a really intriguing project.
Ant Man director Peyton Reed will direct the third film in the franchise. The main cast from the previous installment is expected to return, with Weird star Kathryn Newton taking on the role of Cassie Lang. As long as there are no more major delays in the MCU roster, Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania It is expected to be released sometime in 2022. Lily made these comments from her official Instagram account.
Topics: Ant-Man 3, Ant-Man