Ant-Man and the Wasp is an upcoming American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics characters Scott Lang / Ant-Man and Hope van Dyne / Wasp. Produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, it is intended to be the sequel to 2015's Ant-Man and the twentieth film installment of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). The film will be directed by Peyton Reed with a screenplay by Andrew Barrer, Gabriel Ferrari, and Paul Rudd and stars Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, and Michael Peña.
Talks for a sequel to Ant-Man began shortly after the film was released, with Ant-Man and the Wasp officially announced in October 2015. Filming is scheduled to begin in June 2017 at Pinewood Atlanta Studios in Fayette County, Georgia. It is scheduled to be released on July 6, 2018.