AceShowbiz - "Marvel's Ant-Man" will be the next installment of Marvel Animation's cartoon short series on Disney XD, following previous round of Marvel shorts "Rocket and Groot". The next installment is set to premiere on June 10 and 11 on the network. In addition to the premiere date, a slew of images and a poster have made their way out online.
Released via Entertainment Weekly, the poster features Scott Lang standing on the letters of the title, with several ants spotted in the frame. The new eye-catching images offer retro and pop-art vibes.
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Josh Keaton is set to lend his voice to the titular shrinking hero. The short animated series will follow Lang, who "will fight evil alongside the Wasp and Hank Pym. He'll score occasional breaks to help daughter Cassie with her homework."
Announced some time last year, "Marvel's Ant-Man" is animated by Passion Pictures and directed by Ugo Bienvenu and Kevin Manach, with Brian Wysol writing the script. Alan Fine, Dan Buckley, Joe Quesada, Cort Lane, Stephen Wacker and Stan Lee serve as executive producers, while Cara Speller and Marc Bodin-Joyeux produce.
The six two-minute shorts in this series are titled "Science Fair", "Alien Invasion", "Soup Time", "Exterminator", Proton Cube" and "Not a Date". "Science Fair" will air on Saturday, June 10 at 7.58 A.M. on Disney XD, followed by "Alien Invasion" and "Soup Time" at 11.58 A.M. and 2.58 P.M. respectively. The next three will air the next day at 11.28 A.M., 5.28 P.M. and 8.58 P.M., respectively.