Benedict Cumberbatch Returns As Doctor Strange
After much speculation and a teaser at the end of Dr. Strange, Disney have confirmed that the sorcerer will indeed be present in Thor Ragnarok.
A new post on Disneys D23 website looking ahead at all of the studios upcoming films states:
“If you need even more intergalactic, world-saving action, Thor: Ragnarok in November brings together Thor, the Hulk, and Doctor Strange to face off against intergalactic baddies both familiar and new.”
Directed by Taika Waititi, Thor Ragnarok stars Chris Hemsworth as Thor, Tom Hiddleston as Loki, Anthony Hopkins as Odin, Idris Elba as Heimdall, Mark Ruffalo as the Hulk and Benedict Cumberbatch as Doctor Strange in company with Cate Blanchett as Hela, Tessa Thompson as Valkyrie, Jeff Goldblum as the Grandmaster, Karl Urban as Skurge and Sam Neill in an as-yet-unrevealed role. It is set for release on November 3rd, 2017.