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Judy Greer, John Slattery, and more join cast of Marvel's 'Ant-Man'

By Ariana Bacle, EW
August 18, 2014 -- Updated 2157 GMT (0557 HKT)
"Mad Men' actor John Slattery has been newly added to the cast of "Ant-Man."
STORY HIGHLIGHTS
  • "Ant-Man" started filming in San Francisco Monday
  • Paul Rudd is playing the title character
  • The film arrives in theaters July 17, 2015

(EW.com) -- The Ant-Man now has some company: Judy Greer, John Slattery, and T.I. will all appear in Marvel's upcoming "Ant-Man," which started filming in San Francisco Monday.

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As previously announced, Paul Rudd is playing the title character, also known as Scott Lang, in the Marvel Studios adaptation. Michael Douglas and Evangeline Lilly are co-starring, and the cast also includes "House of Cards'" Corey Stoll, "Danny Collins'" Bobby Cannavale, "End of Watch's" Michael Peña, "The Dark Knight's" David Dastmalchian, "Togetherness'" Abby Ryder Fortson, comedian Gregg Turkington, and "The Wire's" Wood Harris.

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Edgar Wright, director of "Hot Fuzz" and "Scott Pilgrim vs. the World, "was initially set to direct until he dropped out of the project in May due to creative differences with Marvel. Less than two weeks after the announcement, Peyton Reed stepped in as director, with Adam McKay taking over writing duties.

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"Ant-Man" arrives in theaters July 17, 2015.

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