Judy Greer, T.I. and John Slattery join ‘Ant-Man’ as Marvel film begins production

08.18.14 3 years ago

“Ant-Man” is finally going before the cameras – and a slew of new cast members have joined the fray.

Marvel's forthcoming Phase 3 superhero film began production in San Francisco on Monday, with Judy Greer, rapper/actor T.I., John Slattery, Wood Harris, Gregg Turkington and Abby Ryder Forstson announced as the latest additions to a star-studded cast that already includes Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas, Evangeline Lilly and Corey Stoll.

Directed by Peyton Reed (who came onto the project after original helmer Edgar Wright's much-publicized departure) from a script by Wright and Joe Cornish (and revisions by Adam McKay, Gabriel Ferrari and Andrew Barrer), “Ant-Man” is based on the Marvel superhero of the same name whose powers include the ability to shrink in size and gain in strength. It's slated for release on July 17, 2015.

Are you excited for “Ant-Man”? What do you think of the latest cast additions? Let us know in the comments.

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