October 8, 2015


Marvel Sequel 'Ant-Man and the Wasp' Is First With Superheroine in Title

Marvel Studios
Marvel Studios

Brace thyselves: Marvel just announced a sequel to its July blockbuster Ant-Man, this one titled Ant-Man and the Wasp. It's the studio's first film to feature a superheroine in the title. Ant-Man has racked up $178.5 million in the U.S. and $410 million worldwide.

The first movie starred Paul Rudd as the titular hero—birth name Scott Lang—and Lost's Evangeline Lilly as the Wasp/Hope van Dyne. Both are expected to return.

Marvel Studios also revealed that it's got mystery three films all coming in 2020, set for May 1, July 10 and November 6. Previously announced flicks include Captain America: Civil War (May 2016), Doctor Strange (November 2016), Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (May 2017), a Spider-Man reboot (July 2017), Black Panther (February 2018), The Avengers: Infinity War – Part 1 (May 2018), Captain Marvel (March 2019) and The Avengers: Infinity War – Part 2 (May 2019).

While we wait for New York Comic-Con to unveil tons more geek-tastic news, scope out Fuse's exclusive Marvel premiere of five new hip hop variant comic book covers.