The funny 44-year-old actor is set to star as the shrinking superhero in Marvel Studios Ant-Man, which is about a scientist named Henry “Hank” Pym who invents a method of shrinking his body down to the size of an ant. Besides being tiny, Pym also has the ability to communicate with other insects. The film will be directed by Edgar Wright (The World’s End, Scott Pilgrim vs. the World). The film is slated to launch on July 31, 2015.
It’s hard to find a person who didn’t like 2012’s Dredd, a film that stands alongside RoboCop as the ultra-violent, dystopic film fans needed at the time, but a sequel to the movie hasn’t been forthcoming; in fact, over the past few years, the likelihood of a second outing for Olivia Thirlby and Karl Urban’s chin has hovered around zero. Read more