Benedict Cumberbatch & Tom Hardy on Short List for Doctor Strange Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 06.06.2014
Sherlock and Bane are top contenders for the role...
As previously reported, Marvel is moving quickly on their Doctor Strange film. Scott Derrickson has been tapped to direct the film, and now Deadline reports that two geek favorites are up for the lead role.
According to the site, Benedict Cumberbatch (Star Wars Into Darkness, The Hobbit, Sherlock) and Tom Hardy (Inception, The Dark Knight Rises, Max Max: Fury Road) are their top choices for the role of Stephen Strange. Marvel of course hasn't commented.
No release date is set for the Phase Three Marvel film.