Patrick Wilson to feature in `Ant-Man`

IANS| Updated: Mar 01, 2014, 09:31 AM IST

Los Angeles: Actor Patrick Wilson joins the cast of Marvel superhero movie `Ant-Man`.

"The Conjuring" star will be seen with Paul Rudd and Michael Douglas in the movie, reports a website.

The 40-year-old`s role is unspecified in the film, while it is believed Rudd will play Scott Lang, the new incarnation of Ant-Man, and Douglas will play Hank Pym, the original Ant-Man, who discovered the scientific technology which affords the hero his powers.

`Ant-Man` will be directed by Edgar Wright, who also co-wrote the script with Joe Cornish, and follows the adventures of a superhero that can shrink himself down to insect size.