Is Eva Longoria Parker Set to Play Wasp in ‘The Avengers’?

A new rumor sees the actress walking out of the Marvel Offices with Comics in her hand.

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Flawed Hollywood ran a series of photos, of which you can see below, that featured Desperate Housewives actress Eva Longoria Parker walking out of the Marvel Offices with a stack of The Avengers comic books in her hands. Now, Los Angeles Times is running a story that Eva may be up for a starring role in the 2011 release.

Is this true? No official word has come out as of yet. Right now it is a fun rumor, with Flawed Hollywood noting "The Avengers just happens to be getting made into a movie in 2011, around the time that Desperate Housewives will be ending."

The Los Angeles Times speculates that the actress is up for the role of Janet Van Dyne, better known as The Wasp. The Avengers is set to hit theaters sometime in 2011, so that gives us plenty of time to air this rumor out.

Marvel's The Avengers was released May 4th, 2012 and stars Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Tom Hiddleston, Clark Gregg. The film is directed by Joss Whedon.

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  1. LankStun

    Yeah you guys are right i must have been distracted by her sexyness

    7 years agoby @lankstunFlag

  2. The Doctor

    SHe could be buying it for her younger family or something.

    7 years agoby @ghettokidFlag

  3. The Doctor

    Jessica Abla. *breath*.......

    7 years agoby @ghettokidFlag

  4. -comrade-

    No one could be as baaad as Jessica Alba in FF movies.
    Except MS Johnson and Bret Ratner as directors.

    7 years agoby @taberjohnson18Flag

  5. LankStun

    idk about jessica alba i can see her going from Thee Invisible Women to the wasp

    sorry just can't see it happening bro

    7 years agoby @lankstunFlag

  6. Hunch51984

    has anybody said Evangeline Lilly yet I think she would be a good Wasp

    7 years agoby @hunch51984Flag

  7. ...YeahButTheBookWasBetter

    I think scarlet would be too good looking for wasp, wasp needs to be a strong, smart, just a solid hero all around and i dont see that at all when i look at eva

    7 years agoby @theboywhocriedsequelFlag

  8. killahmovie24

    alba is in fantastic 4 so thats out of the question, i like fox i just dont think she has the attitude The Wasp, i'm thinking jessica beil, or even scarlet johansen if she dyes her hair but longoria-parker she awful

    7 years agoby @killahmovie24Flag

  9. JR

    7 years agoby @jokerrules33Flag

  10. LankStun

    i agree with killa, they should get either Jennifer Garnier(forgive me if i spelled her last name wrong), Megan Fox, somebody please give me one more name i cant think of anybody else

    7 years agoby @lankstunFlag

  11. killahmovie24

    god no!!! yes shes fine as all hell but shes not fit to play any super hero shes an awful actress

    7 years agoby @killahmovie24Flag

  12. JR

    i can see her in a porno but not much else.

    7 years agoby @jokerrules33Flag

  13. Nyfresh

    i dont why but i cant get the image of Eva in a Wonder Woman

    7 years agoby @leo16Flag

  14. tyler13d

    Hopefully just a rumour...there are more interesting characters out there to complete the Avengers roster(especially if they're not afraid of going in with a more "New Avengers" style) , and even if wasp was to figure in it I'd rather see a short haired Lucy Liu like in the Ultimates...

    7 years agoby @tyler13dFlag

  15. Marcusx

    oh the possibilities...

    7 years agoby @marcusxFlag

  16. aeinhorn

    Hey, she'd do fine as the main-Marvel ccntinuity version of the Wasp. The Ultimates version does look to be more Asian, but not the main continuity one.

    And yeah, she couldn't be as bad as Jessica Alba was in FF.

    7 years agoby @aeinhornFlag

  17. Nyfresh

    UM... okay

    7 years agoby @leo16Flag

  18. JR

    lets see a hot but stupid babe playing a comic book hero!

    7 years agoby @supbitchFlag

  19. ...YeahButTheBookWasBetter

    lame, i hope its fake

    7 years agoby @theboywhocriedsequelFlag

  20. Vamp

    draftshadow, if you'd read former comments, you'd know that that question was already asked and answered. Please pay more attention next time.

    ComradeHenson and Agent VIS, sounds cool. As long as she's not made up or anything, you know. LOL! Why start making up characters NOW? LOL!

    7 years agoby @vampire2000Flag

  21. ShadowfoxSC

    Nice she looks like her cant wait

    7 years agoby @shadowscFlag

  22. Raoul Duke

    Thats gotta be fake, why would she walk out with them like that, it looks likes shes flashing the cover on purpose.

    7 years agoby @raoulduke33Flag

  23. BoomBoom

    ........ I'm seeing this movie,

    7 years agoby @boomboomFlag

  24. Ch-ch-ch-chia

    I've been a Marvel Universe fan since I was a kid, and the f*ck is Wasp?

    7 years agoby @daftshadowFlag

  25. T.Clark

    She's more asain in the ultimates, but in the regular marvel u, i guess this could work...still looks kinda fake

    7 years agoby @insertusernamehereFlag

  26. ed_wood

    This could work, if this actually happens.

    7 years agoby @ed-woodFlag

  27. -comrade-

    She's Hank Pym's/Giant Man's/Ant-Man's wife.
    If she can hold the roll up without putting out the worst female superhero on the team performance (a la Jessica Alba), she should be fine. But I thought that Jan Pym more prevalantly had Asian roots. Whatever.

    7 years agoby @taberjohnson18Flag

  28. The Dark Knight

    jajaja she is in the avengers

    7 years agoby @thedarkknight23Flag

  29. Vamp

    It does look kind of fake. Uh, forgive me my comic noobishness, but who the hell is Wasp?

    7 years agoby @vampire2000Flag

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