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Benedict Cumberbatch is Marvel's 'Doctor Strange'!

Benedict Cumberbatch is Marvel's 'Doctor Strange'!

Benedict Cumberbatch is reportedly in final negotiations to play the title role in Marvel’s upcoming superhero movie Doctor Strange, according to Deadline.

There have been many actors associated with this project so far, including Joaquin Phoenix, Jared Leto, Tom Hardy, and several others.

Here is the synopsis: After his career is destroyed, a brilliant but arrogant surgeon gets a new lease on life when a sorcerer takes him under his wing and trains him to defend the world against evil.

Doctor Strange already has a release date. You can catch it in theaters on July 8, 2016.

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  • AllForUSophia

    Hell yeah!

  • guest

    I won’t deny I was excited for Joaquin Phoenix, but I never really saw him going through with it.
    And Benedict is such a wonderful actor!!!!!

  • MY

    Awesome! He’s such a great actor. I highly recommend people go see his new movie The Imitation Game, fantastic movie and fantastic performance, not just from him but Keira Knightley, Matthew Goode, etc.,

  • Arrow 12

    I love this guy. He is so great!!!

  • jon m’shulla

    Good choice. I’m more and more interested.

  • Debbie Almondo

    Funny lookin guy

  • Silver

    Definitely not my kind of movie but I certainly like Benny…

  • amethyst

    Benedict will be awesome as Doctor Strange. He is brilliant in Sherlock and I just love him as Smaug.