Today, Marvel Studios announced production on the Doctor Strange film has begun. The project stars Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams, Michael Stuhlbarg, the Goddess that is Tilda Swinton and Hannibal star Mads Mikkelsen. The film will be directed by Scott Derrickson. He directed both Sinister and The Exorcism of Emily Rose. With an incredible cast and a strong-lineage as far as a story line, Doctor Strange is a long awaited project for Phase 3 of the Marvel film projects for Disney. Doctor Strange is set to film in several locations, including London, New York, Hong Kong, and Katmandu. Disney and Marvel describe the film this way:
“Doctor Strange” follows the story of neurosurgeon Doctor Stephen Strange who, after a horrific car accident, discovers the hidden world of magic and alternate dimensions.
I don’t know about you, but I’m having a hard time waiting for this to premiere in November 2016.