Majors, who now plays Atticus Freeman on the Lovecraft Country TV adaptation, is also known for roles in movies like The Last Black Man in San Francisco and Da 5 Bloods.
Majors will play one of the lead roles in the flick along with Rudd and Lilly. So if there really is a "twist" involved, it's conceivable that Ant-Man 3 could introduce Majors as another character entirely, and then either reveal he's secretly Kang in disguise in a post-credits scene or a later film entirely.
Jonathan Majors is known for HBO's hit series Lovecraft Country, Captive State, and When We Rise.
Shortly before the Kang news broke, a rumor surfaced claiming that Ant-Man 3 will be shot on the same soundstages as the James Bond and Star Wars films, with "massive action sequences" planned for the threequel.
Marvel describes Kang as a "menace throughout time, on a journey to become the ruler of the Universe", and the character has also gone by the names Rama-Tut, Immortus, and the Scarlet Centurion.
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Over the last decade, Marvel has been looking to expand its Cinematic Universe to include as many heroes and villains as possible. And did we mention that Kang is also a descendant of Reed Richards, aka Mr.
Kang is a time-travelling, cosmic problem in the comics who has regularly done battle with the Avengers.