He came close to playing Lex Luthor in Zack Snyder's Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice, but Marvel are now said to be in talks with Oscar nominee Joaquin Phoenix for the lead role in the Scott Derrickson helmed Doctor Strange. Hit the jump for details!
After joking during the Penguins of Madagascar panel that he'd like to play Marvel's Sorcerer Supreme, Benedict Cumberbatch talks with MTV about rumors that he's in contention for the role. Check it out!
Kevin Feige has been addressing many things over the past couple days regarding rumors about the MCU. Now he talks about Doctor Strange possibly teaming up with The Avengers on the big screen and says that we will be getting a casting announcement very soon! Hit the jump to check it out!
Marvel Studios has just announced that the next phase of its shared cinematic universe will expand with five new unknown films set for release from 2017 to 2019. Check out the dates after the jump
The Marvel Studios president of production comments on Warner Bros/DC catching up to Marvel, his "very large vision" for Captain America 3, and whether Doctor Strange will have horror elements
Despite serving as both writer/director for most of his filmography, Doctor Strange helmer Scott Derrickson says he's happy to be working with Jon Spaihts on the Marvel adaptation. Check it out!
Every comic book character is someones favorite character. So what might make Doctor Strange in particular their favorite? Take a look to find out with an in depth look at the Sorcerer Supreme!
With Kevin Feige promising a casting announcement very soon, Marvel are seemingly gearing up for a 2016 release date for Doctor Strange, and Edgar Ramirez (who recently starred in Scott Derrickson's Deliver Us From Evil), has now revealed that he's been talking about a possible role in the movie too...
Director Scott Derrickson has shared his thoughts on helming Doctor Strange for Marvel Studios, and now a writer has been found! That will be Prometheus scribe Jon Spaihts, and in even more exciting news, Dallas Buyers Club's Jared Leto is being eyed for the title role...
Dishing on how bad he wanted the gig, his relationship to the comics, and reactions to him directing, here's what Scott Derrickson says about bringing Marvel's Doctor Strange to the big-screen.
This episode The Weekly Planet team discuss the new DC film schedule, Harrison Ford injured on the set of Star Wars, Jason Momoa cast as Aquaman and Daredevil's new Kingpin. Plus everything you need to know about Doctor Strange. Thanks for the support!
Now that Marvel are definitely moving forward with a Doctor Strange movie, it's as good a time as any to take a look at The Sorcerer Supreme. Everything from his powers to his origins, to his villains & his numerous appearances. Hit the jump for everything you need to know about Doctor Strange!
With a director in place, Marvel's Doctor Strange adaptation is now apparently looking ready to cast its lead with The Dark Knight Rises and Star Trek into Darkness actors on its radar. Check it out!
Now that we know that Scott Derrickson will be the director of Doctor Strange, it's time for some Fan-Casting for the movie.
So let's make some magic...
Following on from the announcement of a Doctor Strange director, Badass Digest has suggested that Marvel is interested in casting Oscar-winning actor Jared Leto (Dallas Buyers Club) in the title role! Hit the jump for more.
After shortlist surfaced months ago, Marvel has tapped a director best known for supernatural horror flicks to bring the Sorcerer Supreme, aka Doctor Strange, to the big-screen. Check it out!
The black hole of the internet, 4Chan, has decided they want to do Marvel a favor, by casting Doctor Strange! The site's users have started a petition to get cast Game of Thrones star Aiden Gillen as Marvel's most famous mystic!
Kevin Feige elaborates on Doctor Strange's role in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Dr. Strange is a great character and deserves a solo movie, but how well would he fit within the MCCU?
Spoiler warning! The producer dishes on how the big shift in Captain America: The Winter Soldier affects the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and Hawkeye's and Hulk's “prominent” roles in The Avengers sequel
I look at both Jonathan Levine and Scott Derrickson (two directors who are on the shortlist and two I think would be very fit) and give my verdict on who should direct the big screen debut of, The Sorcerer Supreme.
Marvel Studios' president of production is still at it - he now talks about how magic will be introduced in the Marvel Cinematic Universe by way of Doctor Strange and how the film will explain it.
As Captain America 3 appears to be their currently-untitled film slated for summer 2016, Marvel Studios' president says the date will remain despite it being the very day Batman Vs. Superman opens!
Mark Andrews (Brave) and Jonathan Levin (50/50) are still on Marvel Studios' radar to helm Doctor Strange, but another name has been added to the shortlist! Who is it? Hit the jump to find out which filmmaker is the latest to be attached to the Sorcerer Supreme...
Some new names are thrown into the mix; a dynamic lead actor, a possible suspect for director and/or producer has been identified, and so has the actor playing 'Wong!' It seems Marvel's leading candidate for Dr. Strange was right under our nose all this time!