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Michael Pena in Talks for Marvel's 'Ant-Man' Movie!

Michael Pena in Talks for Marvel's 'Ant-Man' Movie!

Michael Pena is reportedly in talks for the in the highly anticipated upcoming Marvel film Ant-Man.

The 38-year-old actor would play a role that has yet to be disclosed. The studio, however, has been searching for an actor to play a “tough Latino” who will be doing lots of physical work. Other actors considered were Javier Bardem and Clifton Collins Jr, THR reports.

Ant-Man will be released on July 31, 2015. News of Michael P.‘s casting comes just one day after Michael Douglas was confirmed to play the famous character Hank Pym in the movie. Paul Rudd will also star.

The Wrap was first to report the news.

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