The highly anticipated sequel to Doctor Strange is finally happening, and fans are excited to see what the multiverse has in store for the Sorcerer Supreme. Marvel Studios has announced the cast for Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, and it includes some familiar faces as well as some new additions.
Benedict Cumberbatch as Doctor Strange
First and foremost, Benedict Cumberbatch will be reprising his role as Doctor Strange. Cumberbatch has become a fan favorite in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, and fans are eager to see him back in action. Doctor Strange will once again be the central character in the sequel, and Cumberbatch is sure to deliver another great performance.
Elizabeth Olsen as Scarlet Witch
Joining Cumberbatch is Elizabeth Olsen, who will be reprising her role as Scarlet Witch. Olsen’s character was last seen in the Disney+ series WandaVision, and her appearance in Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is expected to tie into the events of that show. Scarlet Witch is a powerful character in the Marvel Universe, and her inclusion in the sequel is sure to be exciting.
Rachel McAdams as Christine Palmer
Rachel McAdams will also be returning as Christine Palmer, the love interest of Doctor Strange. McAdams’ role in the sequel is unclear, but fans are happy to see her back in the MCU. McAdams was last seen in Doctor Strange, and her chemistry with Cumberbatch was one of the highlights of the film.
Chiwetel Ejiofor as Karl Mordo
Chiwetel Ejiofor will be returning as Karl Mordo, a former ally turned enemy of Doctor Strange. Mordo was last seen in the post-credits scene of the first film, where he was revealed to be hunting down other sorcerers. Ejiofor’s performance was praised by fans and critics alike, and his return is sure to bring some tension to the sequel.
Xochitl Gomez as America Chavez
One of the new additions to the cast is Xochitl Gomez, who will be playing America Chavez. Chavez is a young hero from an alternate dimension, and her inclusion in the sequel is expected to tie into the multiverse theme. Gomez is a relative newcomer to Hollywood, but fans are excited to see what she brings to the role.
Other Cast Members
Other cast members include Benedict Wong, who will be returning as Wong, the loyal friend and ally of Doctor Strange. Also joining the cast is newcomer Mordo, who will be playing an unspecified role. Fans are speculating that Mordo could be playing a villain in the sequel, but nothing has been confirmed.
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is shaping up to be an exciting sequel, with a talented cast and a promising storyline. Fans are eager to see how the multiverse will be explored in the film, and how the characters will interact with each other. With a release date set for March 25, 2023, fans have plenty of time to speculate and theorize about what’s in store for the Sorcerer Supreme.