By Courtney Key
It’s official. Benedict Cumberbatch will be playing the Sorcerer Supreme in the upcoming Doctor Strange movie, Marvel announced today via its website.
The casting news was accompanied by a quote from producer Kevin Feige. “Stephen Strange’s story requires an actor capable of great depth and sincerity,” Feige said. “In 2016, Benedict will show audiences what makes Doctor Strange such a unique and compelling character.”
Doctor Strange is set for release Nov. 4, 2016.