Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige has confirmed in an interview with MTV that The Wasp will play a role in Ant-Man. Speaking to MTV, Feige said “she factors in a number of spoilerish ways, but we will see her in this film and what happened to her”. The Wasp, is a founding member of The Avengers and is the wife of original Ant-Man, Hank Pym, who will be played by Michael Douglas in the film.
In Ant-Man, thief Scott Lang (Paul Rudd) will help Dr. Hank Pym in safeguarding the Ant-Man technology, which allows its user to decrease in size but increase in strength, from various threats, and plot a heist that will save the Earth. Ant-Man opens in the UK on July 17.