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Adam McKay Talks Adding Action Sequences to 'Ant-Man' With Paul Rudd

LOS ANGELES ( - "Ant-Man" is now "a little bigger, a little more aggressive" thanks to Adam McKay and Paul Rudd. McKay talked to Collider about the new "Ant-Man" screenplay, which he teamed up with star Rudd to rewrite after director and co-writer (along with Joe Cornish) Edgar Wright abruptly left the project due to creative differences with Marvel. McKay ultimately decided against stepping in as director, leaving that chair for Peyton Reed to fill, but did sign on as co-screenwriter. According to McKay, he and Rudd, whom he directed in "Anchorman" and its sequel, "holed up in hotel rooms" and "did a giant rewrite of the...