We are getting confirmation on some juicy characters for Avengers: Infinity War. Recently, a new video showed Benedict Cumberbatch shooting his scenes for the upcoming film as Doctor Strange. The first part showed Strange talking to someone off camera; and it seems as though he was being attacked based on his posture during the scene. The next scene has Strange moving through the streets as the city is being destroyed around him. The hype thing here is Dr. Strange will join forces with Captain America’s team, Black Panther, and the Guardians of the Galaxy to face Thanos in a big battle.
Wondering how Dr. Strange got his powers? We got you covered. In his past life Strange was known as Dr. Stephen Strange who was crowned the world famous neurosurgeon. However, his life took a tragic turn when he could no longer use his hands due to a terrible car accident. He had no choice but to find an alternative why to heal himself; which lead him to a location called Kamar-Taj. Kamar-Taj is a community that only could be found near the Himalayas. There he trained with the Masters of the Mystic Arts to recover what he has lost. In the process of gaining these new powers Strange found himself in a battle with individuals of dark origins whom made typical plans in the world of heroes. After the battle Strange choose to defend the world with his new powers instead of return to his normal life.
Here is the cast for this epic movie! The role of Doctor Strange belongs to Benedict Cumberbatch. Chiwetel Ejiofer, Rachel McAdams, Benedict Wong, Michael Stuhlbarg, Benjamin Bratt, Scott Adkins, Mads Mikkelsen, and Tila Swinton will star this upcoming film. Scott Derrickson will direct while Kevin Feige will produce the film. The executive producers of the film are Louis D’Esposito, Victoria Alonso, Stephen Broussard, Charles Newirth, and legend himself Stan Lee. How much do you want to bet he will make another appearance in this movie? The screenplay writers will be Jon Spaihts, Scott Derrickson, and C. Robert Cargill.
The lineup of upcoming Marvel films are incredibly strong for the next few years. Check out the list below:
- Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (Currently At Theaters)
- Spider-Man Homecoming (July 7, 2017)
- Ragnarok (November 3, 2017)
- Black Panther (February 16, 2018)
- Avengers: Infinity War (May 4, 2018)
- Antman and the Wasp (July 6, 2018)
- Captain Marvel (March 8, 2019)