Paul Rudd’s Ant-Man 3 has added one of the writers of hit Cartoon Network show, Rick and Morty to pen the script of the upcoming Marvel Studios film.
The coronavirus may have ground Hollywood to a halt but in some areas, business goes on as usual. Such is the case for Paul Rudd’s upcoming Ant-Man sequel which is continuing to move on with its early development. Now we know that the film has added one of Rick and Morty’s writers to its roster.
According to a new report from The Hollywood Reporter, Rick and Morty writer/producer Jeff Loveness has joined Paul Rudd’s upcoming film as a scribe. Loveness reportedly joined the film in the early days of Hollywood’s coronavirus lockdown and is being tapped to pen the upcoming film’s script. In addition to his work on Rick and Morty, Jeff Loveness has also worked as a writer on Jimmy Kimmel Live and wrote additional material for the 89th Annual Academy Awards ceremony.
What do you all make of this news? Are you glad to hear that Ant-Man is adding some new talent to its writing staff? What do you think of the Rick and Morty writer’s resume? Let us know what you think in the comments below!
Here is the plot synopsis for Paul Rudd’s previous Ant-Man film, Ant-Man and The Wasp:
From the Marvel Cinematic Universe comes “Ant-Man and The Wasp,” a new chapter featuring heroes with the astonishing ability to shrink. In the aftermath of “Captain America: Civil War,” Scott Lang is grappling with the consequences of his choices as both a superhero and a father. AS he struggles to rebalance his home life with his responsibilities as Ant-Man, he’s confronted by Hope van Dyne and Dr. Hank Pym with an urgent new mission. Scott must once again put on the suit and learn to fight alongside the Wasp as the team works together to uncover secrets from the past.
Directed by Peyton Reed, Ant-Man and The Wasp stars Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Michael Peña, Walton Goggins, Bobby Cannavale, Judy Greer, Tip “T.I.” Harris, David Dastmalchian, Hannah John-Kamen, Abby Ryder Fortson, Randall Park, Michelle Pfeiffer, Laurence Fishburne, and Michael Douglas as Dr. Hank Pym.
Ant-Man and The Wasp is now available Digital HD, 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray, and DVD.
Source: The Hollywood Reporter