Benedict Cumberbatch to join Tom Holland’s ‘Spider-Man 3’ as Doctor Strange

Source: Marvel Studios

Fandom dreams of a live-action Spider-verse are becoming more and more likely. Benedict Cumberbatch’s Doctor Strange will appear with Tom Holland in his third “Spider-Man” film at Marvel Studios. 

Cumberbatch will reportedly be taking over Peter Parker’s mentor role in the absence of Tony Stark. The role will most likely connect Spider-Man to the to the multiverse concept that is being brought into the MCU by “WandaVision” and “Doctor Strange and the Multiverse of Madness.”

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Doctor Strange’s presence in the film would explain how Jaime Foxx’s Electro was able to jump over from Andrew Garfields “The Amazing Spider-Man” universe. It will also likely connect the story to Doctor Strange’s next solo film that is set to release soon after the next spidey film. 

“Spider-Man 3” is set to begin filming at the end of October in Atlanta, while “Multiverse of Madness” is also set to being filming later this month in London.  

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