Alias(es) The One
The Destroyer of Worlds
The Savior of Worlds
The Cosmic Conqueror
Astral World's Worst Killer
Appeared in Doctor Strange
Status Alive
Actor Benedict Cumberbatch (Voice and Facial motion capture)
Dormammu is the ruler of the Dark Dimension.


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Character traits

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Powers and Abilities

  • Immortality: Dormammu is a primordial being who is immortal, due to being the ruler of the Dark Dimension, a timeless dimension. It is unknown if he can die or not.
  • Reality Warping: He has absolute control over every molecule in the Dark Dimension. The entire Dark Dimension and its limitless power are at his disposal as his own personal weapon.
  • Power Bestowal: Dormammu was able to empower the Zealots and Kaecilius with power so as to allow them to challenge the strength of the Ancient One.


Appearances/Voice Actors

  • Marvel Cinematic Universe (1 film)

Behind the scenes

  • Director Scott Derrickson revealed that Benedict Cumberbatch did facial motion capture for Dormammu. Derickson also revealed that a British actor provided the voice for Dormammu, but was unsure of who the actor was.
    • Derrickson later confirmed that Cumberbatch also provided the voice for Dormammu.


  • In the comics, Dormammu was a Faltine sorcerer who left his original dimension to be the ruler of the Dark Dimension. He's also portrayed as having a flaming head in the comics.
  • In the comics, Dormammu enlisted the help of Karl Mordo to fight Doctor Strange.


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