Ant-Man 3 is going to introduce the young Avengers? It announced this morning that Jonathan Majors Lovecraft County Star has joined the cast of Ant-Man 3 for the highly anticipated sequel in a leading role opposite Paul Rudd and Evangeline Lilly. Although not officially confirmed, it is believed to be playing Majors Kang the Conqueror in the film. The villain has appeared in comics a lot over the years and has struggled with Earth’s Mightiest Heroes more than once.
Rumors of the Young Avengers Ant-Man 3 have been circulating for months. If Jonathan Majors is playing Kang the Conqueror, which leaves the door open to perfection to introduce the Young Avengers on the big screen. In the comics, Nathaniel Richards is saved by his own future and given a look at his future as Kang the Conqueror. Then look for the Avengers destroyed headquarters, where he finds the remains of vision. The headquarters was decimated by an insane Scarlet Witch.
Nathanial Richards remains of view and downloads all of their programming, which just happens to include a failsafe plan to build a new team of Avengers. Richards joins the Young Avengers and acquires an appearance influenced by Iron Man Iron Lad he calls. This brings Kang of the future back with the intention of bringing back Iron Lad with him to stop interference with the flow of time.
A battle ensues with Young Avengers and Iron Lad ends with killing Kang and interruptions in the flow of time begins, Iron Lad as he learns that he must accept his destiny as Kang the Conqueror.
Cassandra Lang also has ties to Iron Lad in comics, which could come into play Ant-Man 3. Iron Lad having to leave the Young Avengers, a new version of the vision is formed in the costume of Iron Lad. Ant-Man 3 could plant the seeds for all this to happen, it would be huge for the Marvel Cinematic Universe while creating another story arc that will take place for several films. As for the faithful of Marvel Studios, will be the original material, it is clear at the moment.
It has also been rumored that Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of madness introduces America Chavez, alias Miss America. From there, it is believed that the series + WandaVision Disney will feature the children of speed and Scarlet Witch Wicca, while the Hawkeye series bring Kate Bishop.
Marvel Studios seems to be preparing for Young Avengers to enter the scene.
Kevin Feige of Marvel Studios and often like to deviate from the comic book source material in order to give a different experience to the big screen. With that being said, casting Jonathan Majors could be creating the next big villain of the MCU and speculation has already begun. As for the amount of Kang the Conqueror story will be told in Ant-Man 3, which is obviously unknown at the moment. It is believed that the film will go into production in June 2021, with a possible release date in 2023 or 2022, so it will be a while before we have any concrete detail.