The list of Marvel hit’s grows longer and more distinguished with each installment and now it’s most ambitious and exciting story yet is about to begin shooting. Ant-Man starring the terrific and terrifically inspired one-two team of Paul Rudd (This Is 40, Role Models, Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues) and Academy Award winner Michael Douglas (Wall Street, Falling Down, Behind the Candelabra) has been tapped as the next great comic book property to get the big screen treatment and the producers and casting directors of this huge production are set to begin their search for aspiring acting talents of all ages to fill a variety of available roles.
Ant-Man tells the fascinating story of Dr Hank Pym (Douglas), whose invention of an Ant-Man suit that allows man to shrink in size but increase in strength, is both a technological wonder a highly desired item from evil doers. Now with the help of his con-man friend Scott Lang (Rudd), who wears the suit, Pym must pull of an incredible heist that will save the entire world.
Like all Marvel films, this Ant-Man will feature a talent-laden cast that this time around will include Golden Globe nominee Evangeline Lilly (Lost, The Hurt Locker, The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies), 4-time Primetime Emmy nominee John Slattery (Mad Men, Arrested Development, Iron Man 2), Screen Actors Guild Award winner Michael Peña (American Hustle, The Lincoln Lawyer, Million Dollar Baby), Corey Stoll (House Of Cards, The Bourne Legacy, Midnight in Paris), Judy Greer (Archer, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, Two and a Half Men), 2-time Emmy winner Bobby Cannavale (Chef, Boardwalk Empire, The Station Agent) and Academy Award winner Michael Douglas (Wall Street, Falling Down, Behind the Candelabra). This amazing group will be directed by Peyton Reed (Yes Man, The Break-Up, Upright Citizens Brigade) from a screenplay with a most recent pass done by the fabulously talented Adam McKay (Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby, The other Guys).
Auditions for Marvel’s latest sure to be monster box office hit are going on right now and performers of all ages dreaming of their shot at a part in a superhero film can apply today by heading here nlc.360works.com/nlc/extra/form.php to fill out the actor’s application. More details will be posted here as they are announced so stay tuned for every wxcitign production update and leave a message below and tell us what you think of this latest Marvel adventure and why you want to be chosen to be a part of Ant-Man starring Paul Rudd and Michael Douglas.