Recently, there has been news emerging that Marvel Studios has finally selected its villain for the movie “Ant-Man 3”. According to the Hollywood Reports, Jonathan Majors will be cast as ‘Kang the Conqueror’ in the upcoming Ant-Man movie. The actor, who is 31 years old is also featured in the “Lovecraft Country”. In Ant-Man 3, he will be working alongside Paul Rudd and Evangeline Lily for the first time. For right now, the movie is set to hit the theaters if everything went right.
The Hollywood Writer stated that “A time-traveling despot from the far-future, Kang the Conqueror debuted as a villain in Marvel’s The Avengers No. 8 in 1964. He’s intricately connected to the larger mythology of Marvel’s superhero universe, with ties to villains from Doctor Doom to Rama-Tut and even Thanos, courtesy of a feud with Nebula in 1990s comic continuity, and has faced off with everyone from the Fantastic Four through Spider-Man at one time or another,” Best iOS 14 Features 2020
Ant-Man 3 Release Date
According to some Marvel comic geeks, the introduction of Kang the Conqueror in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) means that it will be directly connected to the Avengers. In the original comic books, the character as shown in the fight with some of the young Avengers. Does this mean, MCU is going to introduce the young avengers in the series? Let’s see what happens when the movie releases.
Jonathan Majors as Ant-Man 3 Villain
The director of 2015’s Ant-Man and 2018’s Ant-Man and Wasp Peyton Reed will also be directing the third installment of the Ant-Man movie.
Previously, Jonathan Majors has appeared in movies like “The Last Black Man in Los Angeles” which was released in 2019. His latest project was a Supernatural Horror Drama “Lovecraft Country”. His upcoming next project will be a Netflix Drama, where he’ll be sharing the screen with none other than Idris Elba. The movie will be a Western Drama called “The Harder They Fall”.