After months of speculating and almost conformations, it seems like Marvel has their guy for the role of Doctor Strange in the upcoming movie. But will this British actor be a perfect pick or did Marvel commit too early to the casting of the Sorcerer Supreme?
It may be taking longer than Marvel thought to cast the role of Doctor Strange, but could one big name actor be prepping for the role as he films his latest movie? His facial hair seems to point in that direction.
It seems like Marvel is going back to some names they have already looked at for the role of Doctor Strange as talks begin to heat up among some of Hollywood's biggest stars trying to snag the superhero role.
While everyone under the sun is saying who they want to see play the role, it seems like two Oscar winners from last year and two Star Wars actors may be on the top of Marvel's list for the role of Doctor Strange.
With speculation running wild as to who will take over the role of Doctor Strange for Marvel, a few names have come up and disappeared, but no concrete rumors have surfaced since Joaquin Phoenix turned the role down. But it seems like a former blockbuster franchise star may look at giving the role a chance if given it.
With Marvel now looking for someone to take over as Steven Strange for the Doctor Strange movie, it seems like they could follow the route they took with Chris Pratt and try and nab a star on the cusp of being huge. Is that going to be this actor though?
With Joaquin Phoenix saying no the role of Doctor Strange with Marvel, it leaves a big role in the ever changing Marvel universe open for another actor to jump on. But could a few big names possibly wear the cape for the studio?
With the news last week that Joaquin Phoenix would not be taking the lead role of Doctor Strange in the Marvel movie, it leaves a big role in the studio's cinematic universe to be filled and it could include another name within Disney's upcoming movies.
With the most recent rumor being that the third Avengers movie would be split into two movies to accommodate all of the stars being involved in it, could Marvel do the opposite and exclude some of its biggest stars in order to keep them around? That is what the next rumor is saying.
With Wednesday hosting the wild rumor that Ethan Hawke was set to play Doctor Strange for Marvel, it seems like it may not seem so crazy to the actor, who responded with some affirmation for the filmmaker behind it.
It seems like Marvel may be done waiting on their number one pick to play Doctor Strange and could be shifting to a different actor, who has a working relationship already with the director and could be headed to an Oscar nomination next year.
While there have been many rumors swirling around which actor could portray Steven Strange, whether it be Benedict Cumberbatch, Jack Huston, or Joaquin Phoenix, it seems like the first appearance of whoever plays the hero could be coming during the end credits of the next Marvel movie.