Jeff Loveness to Pen “Ant-Man” Sequel

Evangeline Lilly and Paul Rudd in "Ant-Man and the Wasp." Photo by Marvel/Walt Disney Studios/Moviestore/REX/Shutterstock (10005112a)

Jeff Lovness, best known for his work as the writer and co-producer of Rick and Morty, is officially on board Ant-Man 3. 

Lovness is set to pen the Marvel sequel, alongside returning director Peyton Reed. Reed helmed 2015’s Ant-Man and 2018’s Ant-Man and the Wasp, which grossed more than $1.1 billion worldwide. 

Franchise stars Paul Rudd aka Ant-Man and Evangeline Lilly as Hope van Dyne are also expected to return.

It is still unknown when the film will go into production and the studio has yet to announce an official release date.