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Development & Production


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Jul. 22, 2021
Benedict Wong revealed that Sam Raimi encouraged improvisation while filming ‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.’   (Cast/Crew)
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Jun. 03, 2021
Michael Waldron opened up about director Sam Raimi's influence on 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, describing it as "incredibly visually thrilling" while also pointing out that the sequel is going to be something "unlike anything you've seen in the MCU before."   (Cast/Crew)
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Jun. 03, 2021
Michael Waldron revealed that they had to rewrite the script of 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' once Sam Raimi helmed the project.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jun. 03, 2021
Michael Waldron disclosed that his plans for the 'Doctor Strange' sequel didn't change, despite the titular character's planned appearance in 'WandaVision' not happening.   (Cast/Crew)
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May. 26, 2021
C. Robert Cargill said that original 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' director Scott Derrickson left the project due to "creative differences."   (Cast/Crew)
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May. 03, 2021
Kevin Feige said that Doctor Strange's sudden exclusion from the 'WandaVision' finale forced a rewrite for 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness."   (Cast/Crew)
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Apr. 17, 2021
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' was rumored to have filmed an outdoor scene involving 'WandaVision's Billy and Tommy Maximoff.   (Somerset Live)
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Apr. 15, 2021
Kevin Feige confirmed that ‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’ is currently in the “final week” of filming.   (Cast/Crew)
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Mar. 31, 2021
Sam Raimi praised Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige by describing him as “a great producer,” who “knows his characters and story better than anybody.”   (Cast/Crew)
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Mar. 27, 2021
Benedict Cumberbatch teased that he can’t show his face to the media since his look for ‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’ is “all embargoed.”   (Cast/Crew)
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Mar. 25, 2021
Danny Elfman confirmed that he will "definitely refer" to Michael Giacchino's score from 'Doctor Strange' while pointing out that he will be "coming up with new motifs" in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Mar. 10, 2021
Benedict Cumberbatch confirmed that he has been shooting 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' “since before Christmas, with the actor describing the “long shoot” of the film while also praising the pandemic precautions being taken.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 06, 2021
Elizabeth Olsen said that filming for 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' has been temporarily halted due to the overwhelming amount of COVID-19 cases in the United Kingdom.   (Cast/Crew)
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Nov. 25, 2020
Elizabeth Olsen was reported to be filming 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (Empire)
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Nov. 25, 2020
Elizabeth Olsen said that she will film 'WandaVision' and 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' back-to-back.   (Empire)
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Nov. 17, 2020
Elizabeth Olsen said that she will begin filming for 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' this December.   (Cast/Crew)
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Oct. 01, 2020
Doctor Strange star Benedict Cumberbatch shared that 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' will begin filming in late October 2020 or early November 2020.   (Cast/Crew)
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Sep. 03, 2020
The working title for 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' was rumored to be "Stellar Vortex."   (Murphy's Multiverse)
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Sep. 02, 2020
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' was rumored to start filming in the U.K. in November 2020.   (Murphy's Multiverse)
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Aug. 08, 2020
Benedict Cumberbatch was confirmed to be training for his role as Doctor Strange in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (Hong Kong Tatler)
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Mar. 26, 2020
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' was reported to be in pre-production.   (Variety)
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Jan. 09, 2020
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' was reported to begin production in May 2020 and not be expected to delay shooting despite the departure of Scott Derrickson.   (Variety)
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Aug. 29, 2019
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness's' script was said to be in the process of being written.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jul. 20, 2019
The 'Doctor Strange' sequel was confirmed to be titled 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (Marvel Studios)
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Jan. 25, 2019
C. Robert Cargill was rumored to return as a co-writer for 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (That Hashtag Show)
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Dec. 11, 2018
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' was reported to be planning to start production in Spring of 2020.   (The Hollywood Reporter)
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Jun. 28, 2018
A 'Doctor Strange' sequel was confirmed to be in development at Marvel Studios.   (Marvel Studios)

Crew


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Feb. 18, 2021
Danny Elfman was confirmed to have joined the crew of 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' as the film's composer.   (Cast/Crew)
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Dec. 09, 2020
Charles Wood was rumored to have joined the crew of 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' as production designer.   (Christopher Marc)
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Sep. 13, 2020
John Mathieson was rumored to have been hired as the cinematographer for 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (The Ronin)
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Apr. 14, 2020
Sam Raimi had indirectly confirmed he will be directing 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (Cast/Crew)

Feb. 05, 2020
Sam Raimi was reportedly in talks to direct 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness'.   (The Hollywood Reporter)
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Apr. 12, 2020
Robert Stromberg was rumored to have joined the crew of 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' as the production designer.   (Discussing Film)
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Feb. 07, 2020
Michael Waldron was reported as a writer for 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (The Hollywood Reporter)
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Feb. 07, 2020
C. Robert Cargill confirmed that he and Scott Derrickson never had the opportunity to write a draft of the script for 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 09, 2020
Scott Derrickson confirmed that he and Marvel Studios "mutually agreed to part ways" on 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (Cast/Crew)

Jan. 09, 2020
Scott Derrickson was reported to have dropped out of directing 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness'.   (Variety)
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Jan. 09, 2020
Marvel Studios was reported to be searching for a director to replace Scott Derrickson.   (Variety)
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Oct. 17, 2019
Jade Halley Bartlett was reported to be a writer for ‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (Collider)
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Jul. 20, 2019
Scott Derrickson was confirmed to be returning as director for 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (Marvel Studios)

Dec. 11, 2018
Scott Derrickson was reported to be returning as director for 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (The Hollywood Reporter)

Cast


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Jul. 26, 2021
Yenifer Molina was rumored to have joined the cast of 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' as Gargantos.   (IMDB)
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Jul. 14, 2021
Tom Hiddleston was reported to return as Loki in ‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.’   (The Hollywood Reporter)
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Jun. 21, 2021
Mara Natuzzi was rumored to have joined the cast of 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' as Maria.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jun. 21, 2021
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' was rumored to be casting for archers and warriors.   (Twitter User)
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Apr. 02, 2021
'Evil Dead' actor Bruce Campbell teased his cameo in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' by sharing a faux script page of the film for April Fool's.   (Cast/Crew)
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Mar. 02, 2021
Julian Hilliard and Jett Klyne, who plays Billy and Tommy respectfully in 'WandaVision,' were rumored to have joined the cast of 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness."   (Reddit User)
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Feb. 28, 2021
Bruce Campbell has teased his involvement in ‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’ by posting an intriguing tweet on social media.   (Cast/Crew)
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Feb. 11, 2021
Adam Hugill was rumored to have joined the cast of 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' as Rintrah.   (The Direct)
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Dec. 10, 2020
Rachel McAdams was reported to have joined the cast of 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' as Christine Palmer.   (Deadline)
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Oct. 16, 2020
Xochitl Gomez was reported to have cast in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' in an unknown role.   (Deadline)
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Oct. 03, 2020
Kevin Feige was rumored to be taking steps to get Emily Blunt to play an alternate universe Black Widow in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness'.   (Grace Randolph)
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Aug. 06, 2020
Marvel Studios was rumored to be casting a Puerto Rican actress between 12-15 years old for an upcoming movie, likely for the role of America Chavez in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (The Direct)
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Jun. 25, 2020
Chiwetel Ejiofor confirmed he will reprise his role as Baron Mordo in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (Cast/Crew)

Jun. 25, 2020
Chiwetel Ejiofor was rumored to reprise his role as Baron Mordo in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (The Illuminerdi)
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Jun. 24, 2020
Bruce Campbell had suggested that he will be involved in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 28, 2020
Clea was rumored to have a major role in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (The Illuminerdi)
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Jan. 24, 2020
Brother Voodoo was rumored to appear in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (The Illuminerdi)
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Jan. 23, 2020
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' was rumored to be casting a teenage Hispanic female who was suggested to be America Chavez.   (The Illuminerdi)
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Jan. 09, 2020
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' was rumored to be casting two villains, one who is a 30s-40s female open ethnicity villain and another who is a 30s-40s African-American villain.   (Discussing Film)
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Dec. 28, 2019
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' was confirmed to feature multiple new characters who audiences "won't expect" as well as "a character who [Marvel Studios] always wanted to do something with."   (Marvel Studios)
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Oct. 17, 2019
Benedict Wong said he is reprising his role as Wong in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (Cast/Crew)

Dec. 11, 2018
Benedict Wong was reported to reprise his role as Wong in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (The Hollywood Reporter)
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Jul. 20, 2019
Elizabeth Olsen was confirmed to reprise her role as Scarlet Witch in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (Marvel Studios)
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Jul. 20, 2019
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' was confirmed to feature "a strong witch" alongside Scarlet Witch.   (Marvel Studios)
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Jul. 20, 2019
Benedict Cumberbatch was confirmed to reprise his role as Stephen Strange / Doctor Strange in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (Marvel Studios)

Dec. 11, 2018
Benedict Cumberbatch was reported to reprise his role as Stephen Strange / Doctor Strange in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (The Hollywood Reporter)
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Feb. 05, 2019
Rachel McAdams was reported to not be reprising her role as Christine Palmer in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (Variety)

Dec. 11, 2018
Rachel McAdams was reported to be likely to reprise her role as Christine Palmer in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (The Hollywood Reporter)
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Mar. 31, 2018
C. Robert Cargill expressed interest in Nightmare appearing as a villain in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (Cast/Crew)

Release Date


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Apr. 24, 2020
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness's' release date was confirmed to be delayed to March 25, 2022.   (Marvel Studios)
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Apr. 03, 2020
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness's' release date was officially delayed to November 5, 2021.   (Disney)
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Jul. 20, 2019
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' was confirmed to release on May 7, 2021.   (Marvel Studios)
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Apr. 03, 2019
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' was reported to possibly release in 2020.   (Deadline)
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Dec. 11, 2018
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' was reported to be expected to release in May 2021.   (The Hollywood Reporter)

Plot


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Jul. 28, 2021
Michael Waldron teased that 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' will move at a fast pace thanks to director Sam Raimi.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jul. 26, 2021
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' was rumored to include a pizza parlor scene.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jul. 22, 2021
‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’ was rumored to feature ‘What If…?’s Captain Carter in a “small” role.   (The DisInsider)
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Jul. 14, 2021
Elizabeth Olsen said that ‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’ “wouldn’t make sense” without ‘WandaVision’ since it “feels totally connected to the series.”   (Cast/Crew)
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Jul. 14, 2021
Elizabeth Olsen promised that ‘WandaVision’ “fully leads into where we find her” in the opening of ‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.’   (Cast/Crew)
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Jul. 14, 2021
Elizabeth Olsen described ‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’ as being "a very scary movie" and revealed that Marvel is "trying to create the scariest Marvel movie" in the MCU to date.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jul. 14, 2021
Elizabeth Olsen described ‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’ as being "a very scary movie" and revealed that Marvel is "trying to create the scariest Marvel movie" in the MCU to date.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jun. 28, 2021
Michael Waldron said that 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' will attempt to "'go deeper into the character of Stephen Strange."   (Cast/Crew)
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Jun. 18, 2021
Elizabeth Olsen said that 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' is "scarier than Indiana Jones.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Jun. 18, 2021
Elizabeth Olsen said that 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' will have a “feeling of constant fear and thrill, and misleads."   (Cast/Crew)
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Jun. 18, 2021
Elizabeth Olsen said that 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' is like "the Temple of Doom's scariest parts."   (Cast/Crew)
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Jun. 17, 2021
Michael Waldron revealed that “COVID gave [him] and Sam [Raimi] more time to make [Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness] [their] own thing.”   (Cast/Crew)
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Jun. 16, 2021
Kevin Feige said that Wanda's story won't end in the 'Doctor Strange' sequel, saying that it's "the first place where that story will continue but there will be other places."   (Cast/Crew)
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Jun. 13, 2021
Michael Waldron emphasized that he plans to continue where past writers left off with Stephen Strange in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' while also being "a little... fearless" in taking liberties to make changes to the Sorcerer Supreme.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jun. 01, 2021
Jo Beckett said that 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' is "going to be dark."   (Cast/Crew)
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Jun. 01, 2021
Elizabeth Olsen said that Wanda Maximoff will go back "to an accent that is more true to her" in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Jun. 01, 2021
Elizabeth Olsen said that her work on 'WandaVision' "made [her] feel more confident playing" the character, feeling that her "instincts [were] right" as she moved to the 'Doctor Strange' sequel.   (Cast/Crew)
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May. 20, 2021
Kevin Feige declined to answer if 'Loki' will connect to 'Doctor Strange In The Multiverse of Madness.'   (Cast/Crew)
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May. 19, 2021
Elizabeth Olsen teased that she can't wait to see the reaction of fans to 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness,' "especially when it comes to the WandaVision part."   (Cast/Crew)
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May. 18, 2021
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' was rumored to feature Shuma Gorath as the film's primary antagonist.   (The Illuminerdi)
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May. 18, 2021
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' was rumored to showcase Shuma Gorath's pursuit of America Chavez because "he wants her powers to have complete control of the multiverse."   (The Illuminerdi)
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May. 03, 2021
Kevin Feige described 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' as a "wonderful combination of very dedicated coordination, and chaos. Chaos magic."   (Cast/Crew)
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Apr. 21, 2021
Elizabeth Olsen teased the "horror show vibe" of 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Apr. 08, 2021
'WandaVision' creator Jac Schaeffer that Scarlet Witch will be indulging in her “curiosity about who she is and what she can do" leading into 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Apr. 01, 2021
Sam Raimi teased that his iconic Oldsmobile Delta, a car that has been featured in his films, could potentially appear in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Mar. 31, 2021
Sam Raimi confirmed that the ‘WandaVision’ creative team did help him "once or twice" for the development of ‘Doctor Strange In the Multiverse of Madness,’ though he did not provide input to them on their DIsney+ series:   (Cast/Crew)
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Mar. 31, 2021
Sam Raimi said that there is added pressure in directing ‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’ than his previous ‘Spider-Man’ films as “there were fewer expectations back then.”   (Cast/Crew)
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Mar. 23, 2021
Benedict Cumberbatch said that 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' is “going to be great,” while going on to praise the film's director Sam Raimi, calling him “a delight with work with.”   (Cast/Crew)
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Mar. 13, 2021
‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’ was rumored to feature a new costume for Benedict Cumberbatch’s Doctor Strange.   (Discussing Film)
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Mar. 11, 2021
Elizabeth Olsen approached the filming for ‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’ in a unique way by really trying to make sure that the situation is "almost less so to have it affect WandaVision as have WandaVision affect it.”   (Cast/Crew)
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Mar. 10, 2021
Benedict Cumberbatch described the more “creative” feel of 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' under the leadership of Sam Raimi compared to the previous origin story or the first film and the “beasts that were the Avengers films."   (Cast/Crew)
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Mar. 03, 2021
Matt Shakman said "that there’s a lot more to (Wanda's) story to be told" as she continues in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Feb. 24, 2021
Kevin Feige said that ‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’ will work for fans of all levels, including those “who watched ‘WandaVision,’ but more importantly, to those who didn’t.”   (Cast/Crew)
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Feb. 04, 2021
Xochitl Gomez teased that she will share a scene with Elizabeth Olsen's Wanda Maximoff in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness."   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 30, 2021
Elizabeth Olsen said that "the transition from 'WandaVision' to 'Doctor Strange 2' will be "earned."   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 22, 2021
Kevin Feige said that the multiverse will continue to be explored after the events of 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 14, 2021
Elizabeth Olsen said that" it wasn’t only until before we even went back to finish WandaVision during the pandemic" that she found out what she will be doing in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Jan. 11, 2021
Elizabeth Olsen said that 'WandaVision' is “a natural progression into what happens" in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (Cast/Crew)
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Dec. 11, 2020
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' was confirmed to connect to the events of 'Spider-Man 3.'   (Marvel Studios)
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Sep. 19, 2020
Marvel Studios was rumored to be considering alternate versions of existing MCU characters (ie. Tom Cruise as Iron Man) in 'Doctor Strange and in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (Daniel Richtman)
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Jan. 31, 2020
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' was rumored to explore   (MCU Cosmic)
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Jan. 23, 2020
America Chavez was rumored to appear in 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.'   (The Illuminerdi)
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Dec. 28, 2019
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' was confirmed to not be a horror film, but rather a "film with scary sequences in it."   (Marvel Studios)
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Nov. 07, 2019
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' was confirmed to connect to 'Loki.'   (Marvel Studios)
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Jul. 20, 2019
The events of 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' were confirmed to connect with 'WandaVision.'   (Marvel Studios)
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Jul. 20, 2019
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' was said to be the first "scary MCU film."   (Cast/Crew)
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Jul. 20, 2019
'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' was said to take "a crazy line into horror."   (Cast/Crew)

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Jul. 27, 2021
New merchandise for 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' showcasing Scarlet Witch and Sanctum Sanctorum symbols was revealed.   (Official Merchandise)
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Jun. 04, 2021
Promotional art showing off Doctor Strange, Scarlet Witch, Wong, & and America Chavez from 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' was revealed.   (Cast/Crew)
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Mar. 25, 2021
A new batch of leaked concept art for 'Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness' showing the different costumes of characters like Wanda and Strange was revealed.   (Reddit User)