MCU fans should be accustomed to major character deaths by now. Over the years we’ve seen Quicksilver, Peggy Carter, T’Challa, The Ancient One, Yondu, Black Widow, May Parker, and, of course, Tony Stark bite the dust on screen (among many others). This puts the franchise in stark contrast to the comics, where death is rarely (if ever) truly permanent.
Actors often want to move on to other roles, age out of their parts, or their contracts become too expensive to be viable. Now, the new trailer for Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania has fans nervous that this will be Paul Rudd’s last rodeo as Scott Lang.
The action on display shows that this is going to be Lang’s most brutal adventure to date, with Jonathan Majors’ Kang the Conqueror bringing the pain, leaving him bloodied and broken. Lang says “I don’t have to win, we both just have to lose.” Will this scene end with Lang’s death? Fans aren’t exactly happy about the idea: