Evangeline Lilly never expected to be in a superhero movie, but now she's really looking forward to it!
The Hobbit star is playing the female lead opposite Paul Rudd in next year's surefire blockbuster Ant-Man, and she's way more fun than she thought!
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Of her character Evangeline says:
"I was raised by two superheroes. I'm no schlump. I'm a pretty smart, competent, capable, kick-ass female. She's very cool."
But the film's future didn't always look so bright.
Shortly after Evangeline joined the cast, Hot Fuzz director Edgar Wright had a pretty public falling out with Marvel over the creative direction of the movie.
Like many fans, that terrified Evangeline! She says:
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The robots are coming!! Evil, deadly, oddly charming British robots!!
Ugh!!! We warned you about this fateful day, but did you believe us? Noooooo!
Simon Pegg and Nick Frost have the unenviable task of battling these binary badasses while trying to compete a pub crawl in The World's End!!
Ch-ch-check out the latest HIGHlariously terrifying trailer (above)!
Boy, director Edgar Wright must truly hate quaint towns in the English countryside — why else would he plague them with Shaun of the Dead's flesh-eating zombies, Hot Fuzz's killer cultists, and now this?!
The World's End laser blasts its way into theaters August 23!
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The world is ending and we can't flipping wait!!!
Simon Pegg and Nick Frost teamed up under Edgar Wright's direction for the final time, and the fruits of their labor look TASTY!!!
In The World's End, the bestiez epic bar crawl quickly turns into a HIGHlarious battle for their lives!!
Ch-ch-check out the trailer (above)!
Yes! Yes!! Yes!!! This looks as funny their first two collaborations, Hot Fuzz and Shaun of the Dead!!
Umph!! The World's End hits theaters October 25th!
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Anna Kendrick is back on the market!
After a two year romance, the Pitch Perfect starlet has split from Shaun of the Dead director, Edgar Wright.
Unlike MANY celebrity couples, the pair kept their love affair low-profile since getting together in 2009 when Edgar directed the leading lady in Scott Pilgrim vs. The World.
A friend of the exes dished:
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Don't plan a picnic on November 6, 2015!
Marvel has finally set its release date for the long-awaited Avengers tie-in Ant-Man!
Shaun of the Dead and Scott Pilgrim director Edgar Wright will be helming the tale of Dr. Hank Pym's scientific breakthroughs that lead him to greatness!
From what we hear, the astounding test footage screened at San Diego Comic Con was enough to give the project the shot in the arm of Pym Particles it needed!
We can't wait! We love short guys! LOLz!
[Image via Collider.]
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Get ready for your MINDS to be BLOWN, Marvel fans!
Because your expanded universe is about to get a whole lot BIGGER!
During yesterday's Marvel Studios panel at Comic Con in San Diego, President Kevin Feige announced that
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We're suddenly craving a cornetto… Ha!!
If you aren't familiar with Edgar Wright’s HIGHLARIOUS films Shaun Of The Dead & Hot Fuzz, starring comedic duo Simon Pegg and Nick frost, then you must live in a dark, suffocating world where laughter is forever absent!
But for the rest of you REJOICE!!! The cheeky chums are reuniting for a THIRD time for an EPIC pub crawl to end all pub crawls, in The World's End!
The film follows five friends who attempt for a second time in their lives to reach elusive pub The World's End, and hilarity of mythic proportions ensues.
WE ARE SO EFFING PUMPED!
It's obviously going to be the booziest of boozy adventures!
Check out the movie's poster ...AFTER THE JUMP!!
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