Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...

Friday, May 30, 2014

'Anchorman' Director Adam McKay Taking Over as Director of Marvel's 'Ant-Man'

Earlier today The Hollywood Reporter dropped a shortlist of directors who Marvel was looking to replace Edgar Wright after he left Ant-Man last week. They included We're the Millers director Rawson Thurber, Zombieland's Ruben Fleischer and lastly Anchorman & The Other Guys director Adam McKay.

Then several hours later Ain't it Cool News from the scoop that Marvel had officially offered Adam McKay the gig as helmer of Ant-Man. Now The Hollywood Reporter and Variety both confirmed he will indeed take over as director of Ant-Man! The fact he has worked with Ant-Man star Paul Rudd on both Anchorman films definitely helped him land the gig.

:: UPDATE :: - Adam McKay Drops out of Ant-Man! LINK

Ant-Man starts shooting this Summer and hits July 2015

:: Disclaimer :: Superhero Movie News is run by volunteer contributors. If we are asked to take down anything we will and it will not be put back up after that.....No questions asked. Visit our COPYRIGHT TAKEDOWN REQUEST Page for details.

Editor-in-Chief and Founder of Superhero Movie News. A frequent collaborator with the Editors on Comic Book Movie, The Daily Superhero, Think McFly Think and Comic Book Therapy. Film Critic By Day. Fanboy By Night. Born with Mad Jedi and Ninja Skittles. And a connoisseur of fine headbanging music.