October 27, 2016  

Nicholas Stoller and Michael Dowse in Talks to Direct 'Ant-Man'

June 5, 2014 (4:13 am) GMT
The 'Neighbors' director and the 'Goon' helmer join the contention as a replacement for Edgar Wright to helm Marvel's superhero movie.

Two more directors are reportedly in talks to replace Edgar Wright as "" new helmer for Marvel. Deadline reports Nicholas Stoller ("") and Michael Dowse ("") are added to the mix. However, a conflicted report from Collider denies the Stoller report.

Adam McKay ("") was initially mentioned as candidates along with Rawson Marshall Thurber ("") and Ruben Fleischer who is in talks to helm "". McKay turned it down and Thurber reportedly did the same, but there's no word from Fleischer.

"Ant-Man" is planned by Marvel to make its way out in the United States on July 17, 2015. Wright abruptly left after years of developing the project due to alleged script re-write. , , , , and Matt Gerald are among the cast.


  1. 'Game of Thrones' Set Pics: Look Who's Also Back for Season 7!
  2. Are They Really Dating? Drake Already Introduces Taylor Swift to His Mom
  3. Ouch, It Looks Painful! Hugh Jackman Suffers Gunshot Wounds in New 'Logan' Image
  4. Jasmine Tookes to Rock Victoria's Secret New Fantasy Bra. See and Get Details of the $3M Lingerie!
  5. J.J. Abrams' 'God Particle' Is Reportedly the Next 'Cloverfield' Movie
  6. Is This What Tom Hiddleston Thinks of Taylor Swift Getting Close With Drake?
  7. 'Sherlock' Season 4 Gets Premiere Date. Mark Your Calendar!
  8. Gavin Rossdale Signs Publishing Deal With Roc Nation