It’s been three years since Paul Rudd’s Ant-Man charmed audiences in an unlikely method. But after the first film’s runaway success, Marvel has slated the oft-diminutive superhero for a return in the studio’s third film of 2018. The sequel, dubbed Ant-Man and the Wasp, will (duh) introduce Wasp, alias Hope van Dyne, performed by Lost star Evangeline Lilly.
The first trailer is ripe with thrilling, shape-shifting sequences as Ant-Man (aka Scott Lang) exhibits off his shrinking potential in enjoyable methods. Few actors do “classically charming” higher than Rudd as of late, and it’ll be fascinating to watch his chemistry with Lilly’s steely (and undeniably match) heroine.
Ant-Man and the Wasp, additionally starring Michael Douglas as inventor Hank Pym and Michael Peña as Luis, premieres July 6. Have a peek at a few of the motion: