Ant-Man and the Wasp

Ant-Man and the Wasp
  • 2018
  • US
  • 1h 58min
  • Directed by: Peyton Reed
  • Cast: Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Michael Peña, Tip "T.I." Harris, Judy Greer, David Dastmalchian, Michael Douglas, Randall Park, Hannah John-Kamen, Walton Goggins, Michelle Pfeiffer, Laurence Fishburne
  • UK release: 3 August 2018

Sequel to Marvel's 2015 superhero flick Ant-Man, which sees the eponymous shrinking hero (Rudd) joining forces with the Wasp (Lilly) to rescue her long-lost mother (Pfeiffer) from a quantum realm. Silly yet also subtle, the film brims with chemistry from its strong cast.

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In the aftermath of Captain America: Civil War, Scott Lang (Paul Rudd) 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 (Evangeline Lilly) and Dr. Hank Pym (Michael Douglas) 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.

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Reviews & features

Evangeline Lilly felt under pressure making Ant-Man and the Wasp

30 Jul 2018

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Evangeline Lilly felt under pressure making a Marvel movie following the success of 'Black Panther'. The 38-year-old actress stars alongside Paul Rudd in 'Ant-Man and the Wasp', but she's admitted to feeling anxious about the release of her own movie…

Ant-Man and the Wasp

30 Jul 20184 stars

Paul Rudd makes a triumphant return as Marvel's miniature superhero

It is with size jokes, insect jokes and joke jokes that Ant-Man and the Wasp grabs you by the snout and makes you like it even more than its predecessor. Few didn't rate the 2015 hit but we held our breath for the next instalment because, really, how…

Michael Douglas wished Ant-Man was his 'meal ticket into retirement'

21 Jul 2018

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Michael Douglas wanted 'Ant-Man' to be his "meal ticket into retirement". The 73-year-old actor admitted he was thinking about his financial future when he signed up to portray Hank Pym, but now he enjoys being a part of the Marvel Cinematic universe…

Hannah John-Kamen thanks Steven Spielberg for Ant-Man and the Wasp casting

10 Jul 2018

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Hannah John-Kamen says Steven Spielberg played a major role in her being cast in 'Ant-Man and the Wasp'. The 28-year-old actress plays the part of Ghost in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but Hannah admitted she only secured the role after Spielberg…

Peyton Reed wants Ant-Man to be 'most personal' Marvel movies

9 Jul 2018

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Peyton Reed hopes the 'Ant-Man' movies are the "most personal" of the Marvel films. The 54-year-old director has helmed both films in the franchise, and Peyton has admitted he has "very different storytelling ambitions" when compared to some of the…

Ant-Man director praises Evangeline Lilly

8 Jul 2018

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'Ant-Man and the Wasp' director Peyton Reed felt a huge responsibility in bringing Wasp to the big screen. The new Marvel movie sees Evangeline Lilly's Janet van Dyne share top billing with Paul Rudd's Ant-Man and filmmaker Peyton Reed was excited and…

Evangeline Lilly almost quit acting

6 Jul 2018

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Evangeline Lilly almost quit acting after starring in 'Real Steel' alongside Hugh Jackman. The 38-year-old actress has admitted she toyed with the idea of turning her back on her big screen career after she played Bailey Tallet in the 2011 sports drama…

Peyton Reed reveals the Wasp could have appeared in Captain America: Civil War

5 Jul 2018

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Peyton Reed says the Wasp could have starred in 'Captain America: Civil War'. The 54-year-old director has helmed 'Ant-Man and the Wasp' - which sees actress Evangeline Lilly star as the Wasp - but Peyton has revealed he had to take a stand to ensure…

Michael Douglas wants Ant-Man character to 'kick a**'

5 Jul 2018

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Michael Douglas wants to see his 'Ant-Man' character "kick some serious a**" in future movies. The 73-year-old actor is set to reprise his role as Hank Pym in the sequel to the 2015 Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) movie 'Ant-Man and The Wasp' - which…

Evangeline Lilly: I love quantum physics

4 Jul 2018

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Evangeline Lilly loves quantum physics. The 38-year-old actress - who stars as Hope van Dyne, otherwise known as the Wasp, in 'Ant-Man and the Wasp' - has revealed her unlikely passion for learning about atoms and subatomic particles during a discussion…

Michelle Pfeiffer threatened to quit Ant-Man and the Wasp

4 Jul 2018

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Michelle Pfeiffer threatened to back out of 'Ant-Man and the Wasp' before the movie started shooting. The 60-year-old actress plays the part of the Wasp - who is also known as Janet Van Dyne - in the new Marvel movie, but director Peyton Reed has…

Evangeline Lilly wants an all-female Marvel movie

3 Jul 2018

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Evangeline Lilly wants an all-female Marvel film. The 38-year-old actress portrays miniature superhero the Wasp in new movie 'Ant Man and the Wasp' and she admits she has been thinking a lot about a movie which combines many of the female characters in…

Michael Douglas reveals why he's 'jealous' of Paul Rudd

28 Jun 2018

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Michael Douglas became a little "jealous" of Paul Rudd during the making of 'Ant-Man and the Wasp'. The 73-year-old actor and Paul, 49, have reunited for the second film in the 'Ant-Man' series, and Michael has revealed why he was slightly envious of…

Michael Douglas impressed with Marvel's female roles

27 Jun 2018

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Michael Douglas is impressed with how "quickly" Marvel are "advancing the number of ladies" in their movies. The 73-year-old actor - who plays Dr. Hank Pym in the 'Ant-Man' movies including the most recent release 'Ant-Man and the Wasp' - is pleased to…

Peyton Reed reveals scheduling challenges of making Ant-Man and the Wasp

26 Jun 2018

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Peyton Reed admits the scheduling plan for 'Ant-Man and the Wasp' was one of his major challenges. The 53-year-old director has helmed the new superhero movie and he's admitted that having the film's star, Paul Rudd, divide his time between 'Ant-Man and…

Marvel Studios release image of Ant-Man and the Wasp

17 Jan 2018

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Marvel Studios have released a new image from behind the scenes of 'Ant-Man and the Wasp'. The upcoming sequel will see Paul Rudd and Evangeline Lilly playing the two titular superheroes and although not much of the plot is known, the studios have…

Evangeline Lilly unveils Wasp costume

29 Aug 2017

Film gossip

Evangeline Lilly has treated fans to a sneak preview of her wearing her new superhero costume as the Wasp for the upcoming 'Ant-Man and the Wasp' movie. The 38-year-old actress starred as Hope van Dyne in the 2015 Marvel Cinematic Universe movie…

Judy Greer to reprise role in Ant-Man and the Wasp

28 Jul 2017

Film gossip

Judy Greer is attached to return to 'Ant-Man and the Wasp'. The 41-year-old actress, who is to star in 'Public Schooled', has just signed up to reprise her role of Maggie Lang in the Marvel and Disney sequel. While exact details of the plot are yet to…

Michelle Pfeiffer joins Ant-Man sequel

23 Jul 2017

Film gossip

Michelle Pfeiffer has joined the cast of 'Ant-Man and the Wasp'. The 59-year-old actress will play Janet Van Dyne, the mother of Evangeline Lilly's Hope Van Dyne - aka Wasp - and the wife of Michael Douglas' Hank Pym in the upcoming sequel, Marvel…

Walton Goggins to star in Ant-Man and the Wasp

19 Jul 2017

Film gossip

Walton Goggins has joined the cast of 'Ant-Man and the Wasp'. The 45-year-old actor has joined the Marvel Cinematic Universe in the upcoming sequel to the hit blockbuster 'Ant-Man', but his role has not been specified yet, Deadline report, but he sealed…

Hannah John-Kamen to star in 'Ant-Man and the Wasp'

8 Jun 2017

Film gossip

Hannah John-Kamen is reportedly set to star in 'Ant-Man and the Wasp'. The 27-year-old actress, who is renowned for her part in 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' and TV show 'Game of Thrones', is believed to be in talks with Marvel to nab a role in the…

Ant-Man writer Adam McKay to work on sequel

17 Feb 2016

Film gossip

Adam McKay "will definitely" work on 'Ant-Man and the Wasp'. The screenwriter will return for the Marvel Studios sequel to most likely pen more comedic quips for Paul Rudd who plays the titular shrinking superhero. Speaking about the sequel to the 2015…

Michael Douglas for Ant-Man sequel

16 Nov 2015

Film gossip

Michael Douglas is in talks to return for the 'Ant-Man' sequel. The 71-year-old actor has revealed Marvel has been in touch with him about reprising his role as Dr. Hank Pym in 'Ant-Man and the Wasp'. He told Collider: "I just got a call recently - they…

Peyton Reed in talks to helm Ant-Man sequel

22 Oct 2015

Film gossip

Peyton Reed is in talks to helm an 'Ant-Man' sequel. The 51-year-old filmmaker directed the Marvel sci-fi movie earlier this year and he's currently locked in negotiations with the studio to lead 'Ant-Man and the Wasp', according to The Hollywood…

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