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Edgar Wright,”Ant-Man” Director, Quits Filming


The director of ' “Ant-Man”, Edgar Wright, has dropped out of the production after having creative differences.

According to recent reports, Marvel is into finding a new for “Ant Man”. When Wright announced his departure from the multi-million dollar production, Marvel announced that “a new director will be announced shortly.” But, according to Variety, Marvel is not in negotiations with anyone yet.

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Edgar Wright was attached to “Ant-Man” since 2006, prior to . He would go to to announce production updates, and how the development of “Ant Man” is going. In 2012, he ben showed test footage of the new Ant-Man movie.

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According to the announcement Edgar Wright and Marvel separated “due to differences in their vision of the film,” the company and director said in a statement.

If you are wondering, according to reports, the impact on the new release date of July 17, 2015 will not be affected.

Marvel is looking into developing “Ant-Man” as a new franchise series and use it to eventually lead into the ”.

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Marvel's Ant-Man is the alter-ego of biochemist Hank Pym, who uses a formula to change an object's size and when tests go wrong, Pym realizes that he can also talk and control insects.

Edgar Wright is from Poole, Dorset, England. He is a director and writer, known for Shaun of the Dead (2004), Hot Fuzz (2007) and Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (2010).

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