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'Ant-Man:' 'Yes Man' helmer Peyton Reed to direct Marvel movie
'Ant-Man:' 'Yes Man' helmer Peyton Reed to direct Marvel movie

Peyton Reed, director of the Jim Carrey comic fable “Yes Man” and the Vince Vaughn adult relationship dramedy “The Break-Up,” will direct Marvel’s comic superhero film “Ant-Man.” The news follows a chaotic few weeks in which Edgar Wright, who had been on board as “Ant-Man” director for eight years, unexpectedly dropped out shortly before the film was set to go into production. A flurry of reports followed, including the news that Will Ferrell collaborator Adam McKay was first in talks for the gig, then had withdrawn. Marvel announced the news via its website, saying rather elliptically that “When Marvel's...

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