WATCH: Young Ant-Man Fan’s Kang Cosplay Takes Jonathan Majors’ Breath Away
April 11, 2023
Actor Jonathan Majors reacts with awe to a young fan’s Kang cosplay at the world premiere of Marvel’s upcoming film Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania
A young man wearing a costume to commemorate Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania’s premiere worldwide attracted the interest of Marvel’s top stars, and included an emotional response from Jonathan Majors.
Through TikTok: Logan Winter, a seven-year-old cosplayer who’s also a social media influencer and cosplayer, uploaded a video showing himself in Kang the Conqueror-inspired gear on the red carpet of Marvel’s Ant-Man threequel’s premiere in Los Angeles on February 6. Majors, who plays Kang the antagonist in Quantumania was a warm reaction upon seeing Logan’s. He looked astonished and was quick to sign his helmet. Kathryn Newton and Paul Rudd, Quantumania’s stars, also signed the helmet and took a photo with the young man. Winter is famous for his cosplays of Ant-Man and other superheroes, often posting visuals on his Instagram.
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Quantumania’s world premiere featured several noteworthy moments. Marvel president Kevin Feige was close to accidentally revealing the most important Marvel Cinematic Universe spoiler. Quantumania was met with positive reactions from the beginning and many viewers applauded its unique style and marveled at Majors’ amazing character.
Ant-Man and Kang The two characters square Off in the Quantum Realm
Kang the Conqueror, a new addition to the live-action Marvel roster will be an integral part of Quantumania and the future of the MCU. The upcoming film sees Kang, as well as Ant-Man (Rudd), fight within the Quantum Realm as they both search for a way out of the time-warping dimension. This reportedly was Rudd’s idea from the original Ant-Man movie. Before Quantumania, Kang’s power has been widely acknowledged. He had bulked up for the role and Creed III.
Quantumania announces the launch of Phase 5 of MCU. Rudd and Evangeline Lilly reprise their roles as Ant-Man and Wasp respectively. Newton portrays Scott Lang’s daughter Cassie and Michael Douglas, Michelle Pfeiffer, and Bill Murray also feature. Quantumania includes a variety of post-credit sequences as well as some viewers suggest there could be a major reveal in those scenes.
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Major was part of his MCU debut in his role in the Disney+ series Loki. He was Kang the Conqueror, Kang the Conqueror’s multiversal variant He Who Remains. The actor is also well-known for his roles in Devotion, The Harder They Fall, and The Harder They Fall. He will be reprising his role as Kang the Conqueror in Avengers: The Kang Dynasty in 2025. There are already rumors of Ant-Man 4, with Stephen Broussard as the producer confirming that he, Marvel CEO Kevin Feige, and Ant-Man franchise director Peyton Reed have discussed the possibility of another sequel.
Quantumania will open in North American theaters on February 17.