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Rumors about Doctor Strange.


  • Johnny Depp could play Doctor Strange.
  • Jim Caviezel is up to play Doctor Strange.
  • Patrick Dempsey is in the running for Doctor Strange.[1][2]
  • Nestor Carbonell and Skeet Ulrich are on Marvel's wishlist actors to played Doctor Strange.[3]
  • Hugh Laurie was one of the Marvel's choices for Doctor Strange, but felt it would seem to much like "House becoming a Magician."
  • Marvel is eyeing Iron Man 2 writer Justin Theroux for Doctor Strange. [4]
  • The studio are interested in Joseph Gordon-Levitt for Doctor Strange. [5]
  • Jon Hamm will play the title character.[6]
  • Mads Mikkelsen is being considered for the part Doctor Strange.[7]
  • Fans are starting a petition to get Aidan Gillen for the part of Doctor Strange.[8]
  • Edgar Ramirez is taking about doing the film.[9][10]
  • Daniel Radcliffe is talking with Marvel about doing a movie.[11][12]
  • Jack Huston is in the running for Doctor Strange.[13]
  • Colin Farrell, Benedict Cumberbatch, Keanu Reeves and Joaquin Phoenix are being considered for Doctor Strange.[14]
  • LL Cool J will have a role in the film.[15][16][17]
  • Josh Brolin will return as Thanos.[18]
  • Morgan Freeman, Bill Nighty and Ken Watanbee are the contenders for The Anciant One.[19]


  • Dormammu and Baron Mordo will be the villains portrayed by Ron Perlman and John Rhys-Davies[20]
  • The Ancient One, Cagliostro, Azrael, Jade Claw, Wong, Al- Faisal and Talo will appear as allies to Doctor Strange.[21]
  • Baron Mordo will be the film's main antagonist.
  • Clea will be Strange's love interest.
  • Daniel Brühl may have the opinion of his character from Civil War being a major villain in the film, with his character rumored to be Baron Zemo or Baron Mordo.[22]


  • Strange will encounter the Ancient One, Dormammu and Jade.
  • The film will set before or during Phase 1.[23]
  • The film will revolve around paranormal/supernatural entities.
  • The film will not be an origin story.[24][25]
  • The film will use the Lords of Shamballa storyline.[26]


  • Walt Disney Pictures will make the film.
  • Marvel and Disney thought about making 10 minute short films which introduce secondary characters like Black Panther, Luke Cage, Dr. Strange, etc.
  • Marvel has hired Thomas Dean Donnelly and Joshua Oppenheimer as screenwriters for Doctor Strange.
  • Details about the film will be announced at the 2014 San Diego Comic Con.
  • Filming will begin in Fall.[27]
  • The film is the July 8, 2016 Marvel film.[28]
  • Christopher Young may work on the music for the film. [29]


  1. Will Patrick Dempsey Play Doctor Strange?
  2. Patrick Dempsey is ready for Marvel magic: ‘I’d love to play Doctor Strange’
  3. RUMOR: Major Doctor Strange Details!
  5. Comic-Con 2013: EXCLUSIVE! We Know Who Marvel Wants As ‘Doctor Strange’!
  6. EXCLUSIVE: Jon Hamm Will Play DOCTOR STRANGE For Marvel Studios
  7. Marvel’s Supposed Shortlist Of Doctor Strange Directors Shines Some Light On A Recent Casting Rumour
  8. [1]
  9. EDGAR RAMIREZ IS TALKING WITH DOCTOR STRANGE TEAM ABOUT A ROLE The actor next appears in Doctor Strange director Scott Derrickson's Deliver Us From Evil.
  10. Edgar Ramirez Says He's Taking Potential Role In 'Dr. Strange' Plus 2 Clips From 'Deliver Us From Evil'
  12. Daniel Radcliffe interviewed by Edith Bowman
  13. Exclusive: Jack Huston Is In The Running to Play DOCTOR STRANGE For Marvel Studios
  14. ‘Doctor Strange’ Update: Colin Farrell Enters the Mix, But Don't Count Out Benedict or Joaquin (Exclusive)
  15. [2]
  16. [3]
  17. [4]
  18. Thanos: Josh Brolin Booked For Marvel in 2016 and 2017
  19. EXCLUSIVE: The 3 Contenders For The Ancient One In Marvel's Doctor Strange
  20. villains for several marvel products might be out
  21. EXCLUSIVE: Dr. Strange HEROES likely to appear in possible movie
  22. ‘Captain America 3′: Daniel Bruhl to Play Villain
  24. Marvel: No More Origin Stories, Starting With 'Doctor Strange'
  25. Meet The Movie Press #3: Devin Faraci from BadAssDigest
  26. [5]
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