William Jackson Harper has entered the Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania realm!
According to Variety William will appear in Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania in an undisclosed role.
Harper will possibly be alongside Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Michelle Pfeiffer and Michael Douglas reprising their roles from 2015’s Ant-Man and 2018’s Ant-Man and the Wasp. The superhero sequel will also see the introduction of Kathryn Newton as Cassie Lang, the now grown-up daughter to Rudd’s bumbling hero Scott Lang. The film follows the Ant-Man family as they face down the new threat of Kang the Conqueror (Jonathan Majors), a time-traveling menace who resides in the microscopic universe of the Quantum Realm.
Harper was beloved as Chidi Anagonye in NBC’s The Good Place, which earned him an Emmy nomination for supporting comedy actor. He also starred alongside Cristin Milioti in Peacock’s comedy thriller series The Resort, and Season 2 of HBO Max’s anthology series Love Life. Harper will next be seen in Cory Finley’s sci-fi film Landscape with Invisible Hand; the Daria spinoff movie Jodie from MTV and Tracee Ellis Ross; and Netflix’s limited series A Man in Full from David E. Kelley and Regina King.
Jonathan Majors, who first appeared in the MCU as a character called, He Who Remains in the Disney+ series. In the new Ant-Man, he plays Kang, an alternate version of that villain who will go on to cause chaos during Marvel’s Multiverse Saga, including the upcoming Avengers: The Kang Dynasty.
In the film, which officially kicks off phase 5 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Super-Hero partners Scott Lang (Paul Rudd) and Hope Van Dyne (Evangeline Lilly) return to continue their adventures as Ant-Man and the Wasp. Together, with Hope’s parents Hank Pym (Michael Douglas) and Janet Van Dyne (Michelle Pfeiffer), the family finds themselves exploring the Quantum Realm, interacting with strange new creatures and embarking on an adventure that will push them beyond the limits of what they thought was possible.
Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania is set to hit theaters on Feb. 17, 2023.