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Ant-Man and the Wasp
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Director: Peyton Reed
Writer(s): Andrew Barrer
Gabriel Ferrari
Adam McKay
Paul Rudd
Expected Release: July 6, 2018
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Ant-Man and the Wasp is the upcoming sequel to Ant-Man and the twentieth installment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe follows Scott Lang after Captain America: Civil War as a global fugitive. It will be part of Phase 3.[1]


From the Marvel Cinematic Universe comes a new chapter featuring heroes with the astonishing ability to shrink; Ant-Man and the Wasp. In the aftermath of Captain America: Civil War, Scott Lang grapples with the consequences of his choices as both a Super Hero and a father. As he struggles to rebalance his home life with his responsibilities as Ant-Man, he's confronted by Hope van Dyne and Dr. Hank Pym with an urgent new mission. Scott must once again put on the suit and learn to fight alongside the Wasp as the team works together to uncover secrets from their past.


Continuity and References to the Marvel Cinematic Universe


  • Real heroes. Not actual size.

Production History

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  • This is the first Marvel Cinematic Universe film to have a female name in the title.
  • Film was announced 3 months after Ant-Man was released and due to Marvel's packed phase 3 lineup, they had to move the release dates of Black Panther and Captain Marvel.
  • Replaced Captain Marvel in the July 6, 2018 release date originally marked by Marvel Studios.
  • This will be the twentieth film to be released by Marvel Studios for the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
  • Just about the entire cast from the first movie are set to return.
  • Michael Douglas' third live action sequel. He previously reprised his role of Jack from Romancing the Stone in The Jewel of the Nile and Gordon Gekko from Wall Street" in "Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps.
  • Michael Douglas has expressed the desire to have his wife Catherine Zeta-Jones play Janet van Dyne while Evangeline Lilly hoped to see Michelle Pfeiffer in the role.
  • Replaces Marvel's Captain Marvel in the July 6, 2018 release date originally marked by Marvel Studios.
  • Hannah John-Kamen is the fifth Game of Thrones after both Finn Jones and Jessica Henwick in Iron Fist and Iwan Rheon in Inhumans to joined the Marvel Cinematic Universe.




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Marvel Cinematic Universe
Phase 1 Iron Man | The Incredible Hulk | Iron Man 2 | Thor | Captain America: The First Avenger | The Avengers
Phase 2 Iron Man 3 | Thor: The Dark World | Captain America: The Winter Soldier | Guardians of the Galaxy
Avengers: Age of Ultron | Ant-Man
Phase 3 Captain America: Civil War | Doctor Strange | Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 | Spider-Man: Homecoming
Thor: Ragnarok | Black Panther | Avengers: Infinity War | Ant-Man and the Wasp | Captain Marvel
Avengers 4
One-Shots The Consultant | A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Thor’s Hammer | Item 47 | Agent Carter
All Hail the King
TV Shows Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. | Agent Carter
Netflix Series Daredevil | Jessica Jones | Luke Cage | Iron Fist | The Defenders | The Punisher
Pre-Production Other