The actor Jonathan Majors reacts with awe to a fan’s Kang cosplay during the world premiere of Marvel’s forthcoming film Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania
A young man sporting a costume to honor Ant-Man and the Wasp Quantumania’s premiere attracted the attention of Marvel film’s stars, including an incredibly emotional reaction from Jonathan Majors.
Through TikTok: Logan Winter, a seven-year-old cosplayer who’s also a social media influencer and cosplayer, posted an image of himself wearing Kang the Conqueror-inspired gear on the red carpet at Marvel’s Ant-Man threequel’s premiere in Los Angeles on February 6. Majors who portray the menacing Kang in Quantumania and Quantumania, shared a touching reaction when he saw Logan who was astonished, and then rushed over to Logan to sign his helmet. Kathryn Newton and Paul Rudd, Quantumania’s stars have also signed the helmet and also took pictures with Logan. Winter is well-known for his costumes of Ant-Man as well as other superheroes. The actor often posts photos on Instagram.
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Quantumania’s world premiere featured several noteworthy moments. Marvel president Kevin Feige was close to accidentally revealing an important Marvel Cinematic Universe spoiler. Initial reactions were generally positive for Quantumania with certain viewers applauding its unique style and raving about how Majors’ compelling character was.
Ant-Man and Kang meet in the Quantum Realm
Kang the Conqueror is a new addition to the Marvel live-action lineup, set to play a major part both in Quantumania as well as the future of the MCU. The film’s upcoming release will see Kang and Ant-Man (Rudd) battle within the Quantum Realm as they both are seeking to escape the time-warping dimension. This reportedly was Rudd’s idea in the original Ant-Man movie. In the lead-up to Quantumania, Kang’s power has been highly acknowledged. He had a hefty build to be able to play the role, as well as for Creed III.
Quantumania begins Phase 5 of the MCU, with Rudd and Evangeline Lilly reprising their roles as Ant-Man and Wasp, respectively. Newton is Scott Lang’s daughter Cassie. Bill Murray, Michelle Pfeiffer, and Michael Douglas as well appear. Quantumania has multiple post-credit scenes, with some viewers hinting that there may be a major reveal in those scenes.
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Majors made his MCU debut in the Disney+ series Loki. He played Kang the Conqueror, Kang the Conqueror’s multiversal counterpart, He Who Remains. Majors is also known for his role in Devotion, The Harder They Fall, and The Harder They Fall. Majors will reprise his role as Kang the Conqueror in Avengers: The Kang Dynasty in 2025. In the meantime, there are whispers of a possible Ant-Man 4, with producer Stephen Broussard confirming he, Marvel CEO Kevin Feige, and Ant-Man franchise director Peyton Reed have spoken about the potential of another sequel.
Quantumania is set to open in theaters all across North America on Feb. 17.