Doctor Strange

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Status: Development As of June 24, 2014

Development: Scripting, budgeting, casting, planning, as of June 24, 2014.  Have an update? Send Update

Director
Cast

Benedict Cumberbatch
Doctor Stephen Strange

(In Talks)

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Dr. Strange was a self-centered New York surgeon robbed of his touch after a car accident. After a stint as a wandering derelict, he encounters a healer in the Himalayas and learns to tap into psychic powers to battle wrongdoers. from deadline.com

Additional Notes

  • Based on the Marvel character originated in 1963 by Stan Lee and artist Steve Ditko.
  • As Marvel chief Kevin Feige explains, "Doctor Stephen Strange, brilliant neurosurgeon, bit of an arrogant fellow who gets in a car accident and ruins what he thinks are the tools of his trade: his hands. In the Marvel Cinematic Universe version of the supernatural, that involves everything from quantum mechanics to string theory. The idea of this film is to open up a whole new corner of the cinematic universe. We want to enter, through Strange, the world of parallel dimensions."

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