The Boardwalk Empire veteran is the latest name tied to Marvel’s developing Doctor Strange.
“He’s a very cool character,” the Mad Men star says of Marvel’s Sorcerer Supreme.
Marvel has reportedly scrapped the earlier script recounting Doctor Strange’s origins, and instead will introduce him already established as the Sorcerer Supreme.
The Sherlock star says that while the Marvel film “sounds like a fantastic project,” his schedule would prevent him from playing the Sorcerer Supreme.
Why is the Sinister director the right choice to helm Marvel’s Strange adaptation? The studio executive explains.
The Deliver Us From Evil actor says the director has approached him about a role in Marvel’s long-awaited Doctor Strange movie.
Calling the Sorcerer Supreme is favorite Marvel hero, the director of Deliver Us From Evil says, “I feel such an affinity for the character and the story and the ambition of those comics.”
The filmmaker, who’s set to direct Marvel’s Doctor Strange, talks with SPINOFF about his upcoming horror film Deliver Us From Evil.
Addressing how magic works in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, studio President Kevin Feige says Doctor Strange “needs to be a Ditko/Kubrick/Miyazaki/The Matrix mind-trip.”
Sinister director Scott Derrickson is reportedly in the running to helm the film about Marvel’s Master of the Mystic Arts.
A new rumor contends that Marvel Studios is planning a sequel to director James Gunn’s space adventure for release in 2016, a date many expected to go to Doctor Strange.