Marvel has announced that rapper/actor T.I. has joined the cast of Ant-Man. This would mark Tip’s first foray into the realm of superhero movies. Marvel also announced that Bobby Cannavale (Boardwalk Empire), Judy Greer (Archer) and John Slattery (Mad Men) have joined the cast.
The film, directed by Peyton Reed, stars Paul Rudd as Ant-Man, a superhero who can shrink while increasing his strength. Michael Douglas will star as his mentor, Dr. Hank Pym, and Evangeline Lilly as Pym’s daughter. Corey Stoll (The Strain, House of Cards) stars as the villain Yellowjacket. Other new additions include Abby Ryder Fortson, Wood Harris and Gregg Turkington.
It’s not known yet what role T.I. will play. Ant-Man is scheduled for a July 17, 2015 release.
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