HOUSE OF CARDS Star Corey Stoll In Talks For ANT-MAN; Evangeline Lilly Confirmed

The House of Cards and Non-Stop actor is reportedly the latest casting addition to Edgar Wright's Ant-Man, joining Paul Rudd and Michael Douglas. Meanwhile, it has also now been confirmed that Lost's Evangeline Lilly will star. Hit the jump for further details!

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By Josh Wilding - 3/24/2014

According to The Wrap, Corey Stoll is in early talks to join the cast of Ant-Man. Unfortunately, there's currently no word on who the House of Cards star will be playing, so for now, we'll just have to speculate! Regardless, he's a great addition to an already impressive cast which includes Paul Rudd (Anchorman), Michael Douglas (The Game), and Evangeline Lilly (The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug). Michael Pena (End of Watch) and Patrick Wilson (Watchmen) are also in talks. Ant-Man is set to be released on July 31st, 2015. 

Source: The Wrap
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Reasonnnn - 3/24/2014, 6:04 PM
Hell yeah, one of the best things in season 1 that was clearly missing in season 2: a character that we can sympathize with. Can't wait to see him on FX's THE STRAIN too with that Christian Slater-looking haircut
BatmanHeisenberg - 3/24/2014, 6:06 PM
I love HoC. I am currently watching it at this moment in time!
Destined - 3/24/2014, 6:06 PM
Sounds good to me!
Starfox - 3/24/2014, 6:06 PM
He was great in Non-Stop.
Interestein - 3/24/2014, 6:07 PM
He's our Egghead...
Interestein - 3/24/2014, 6:07 PM
TheManFromMars - 3/24/2014, 6:10 PM
Never heard of him but any Ant-Man news is exciting for me.
DrDoom - 3/24/2014, 6:12 PM
'In talks' does NOT mean confirmed! Even Lilly hasn't been confirmed yet.

DynamicDynamo - 3/24/2014, 6:15 PM
William Cross?
JordanKing - 3/24/2014, 6:16 PM
Evangeline Lily is a definite?
DrDoom - 3/24/2014, 6:18 PM
She has NOT been confirmed by the studio, JordanKing.
BatmanHeisenberg - 3/24/2014, 6:24 PM
aXe - 3/24/2014, 6:24 PM
Yep, that's nice, he was good in house of cards
DrunkenNukem - 3/24/2014, 6:25 PM

...former star...
BatmanHeisenberg - 3/24/2014, 6:25 PM
It's humor, Merc. Lighten up.
BatmanHeisenberg - 3/24/2014, 6:25 PM
DrunkenNukem - 3/24/2014, 6:26 PM
and great actor btw

....[frick]ing frank ....genious mother[frick]er
DrunkenNukem - 3/24/2014, 6:26 PM
right BatHeisenberg
TucksDeluxe - 3/24/2014, 6:26 PM
Evangeline Lily rumors coincided with the theatrical release of Hobbit 2.
I wouldn't still report her name in the mix long after the hype has died down
SuperCat - 3/24/2014, 6:27 PM
Never seen "House of Cards." Heard it's a good show.
DrunkenNukem - 3/24/2014, 6:29 PM
it has been 1 month without watching Scott Pilgrim...i think thats too long ...

im gonna watch it again
BatmanHeisenberg - 3/24/2014, 6:29 PM
I am currently on season 2 nukem, but I accidentally read the spoilers for the rest of the season. Oh well, I did the same when the first four seasons were out and I had started watching it at the time.
BatmanHeisenberg - 3/24/2014, 6:30 PM
It is SuperCat, so watch it.
CherryBomb - 3/24/2014, 6:31 PM
Oh yes please! He is fantastic on that show.
CaptainAmerica31 - 3/24/2014, 6:33 PM
[frick] yes, or his will be the best Marvel studios movie to date. Great cast, great director
BatmanHeisenberg - 3/24/2014, 6:36 PM


NOT is.
DrunkenNukem - 3/24/2014, 6:38 PM
House of cards its amazing...

F. Underwood is the new boss of tv...after Walt´s departure
DrunkenNukem - 3/24/2014, 6:40 PM

True Detective

House of Cards

Mad Men

Black Sails

DrunkenNukem - 3/24/2014, 6:41 PM
And im watching that new show ..."believe" looks promising..
TheAbomination - 3/24/2014, 6:42 PM
Lilly playing Jane?
Kyos - 3/24/2014, 6:42 PM
I actually only clicked on this article because I was confused about probably having missed an official announcement of Evengeline Lilly being in this movie. Seems like there was none?!

BatmanHeisenberg - 3/24/2014, 6:43 PM
Did you read my Batman vs Heisenerg fan-fic duke?
third3ye - 3/24/2014, 6:44 PM
As long as it ain't Kate Mara.
TheFlash18 - 3/24/2014, 6:44 PM
Well there you go everyone
SuperCat - 3/24/2014, 6:44 PM
Guess I wouldn't mind her as Wasp.
InfiniteMonkey - 3/24/2014, 6:45 PM
Lilly should play naked. LOL
Kyos - 3/24/2014, 6:45 PM
Huh, surprise update!
MrCBM56 - 3/24/2014, 6:46 PM
So she's confirmed. I dig it. The best casting so far.
soforizo - 3/24/2014, 6:47 PM

Indeed, she's the best casting news out of this project for me.
Super12 - 3/24/2014, 6:51 PM
I wonder if she's Wasp? She'd be great so I would have no problem with that.
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