How did Paul Rudd handle his first turn as a Marvel Comics superhero?
As far as we can tell from the brand-new "Ant-Man" trailer, which debuted Monday during the premiere of ABC's "Agent Carter," the comedy actor slipped seamlessly into the role of the size-shifting, super-strong crime fighter.
Rudd plays Scott Lang, a petty thief who gets his hands on Dr. Hank Pym's Ant-Man technology. Michael Douglas plays Pym, who adopts Lang as a protege so that the wayward younger man can assume the important role of insect-hybrid.
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Evangeline Lilly plays Pym's daughter, Hope Van Dyne,
"Yes Man" director Peyton Reed took over for Edgar Wright, who was attached to the project for years, just as production was getting underway last summer.
"Ant-Man" hits theaters July 17--you bring the popcorn, we'll bring the Calamine lotion.