The presence of Shang Chi in Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness could make this adventure a whole lot of fun. So are we going to see actor Simu Liu, who plays the character of Shang-Chi in the new sequel? Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is an American fantasy action film that will be released on May 6, 2022. The movie is based on the Marvel comic character of the same name, created by Steve Ditko and Stan Lee. It is a sequel to the movie called “Doctor Strange,” which came out in 2016, written by Michael Waldron and directed by Sam Raimi, who also directed Spiderman 3 in the year 2003. MCU movies have a crazy fandom of their own, and the doctor is no exception. Viewers love the character wholeheartedly. Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, a 2016 prequel, has been watched by 693K users on IMDB, and while the ratings are a little low, this does not detract from its popularity. In the prequel, the character of Doctor Strange was introduced as a neurosurgeon who, due to an accident, could not use his hand to operate anymore, and that led to his journey of finding spiritual healing, where he was introduced to the power of magic.
Will Shang Chi Be In Multiverse Of Madness?
MCU fans are curious to know if Shang Chi, played by Simu Liu, will make a brief appearance in the sequel. There are tonnes of rumours surrounding Shang Chi’s appearance in the sequel to the 2016 film, but sadly, that won’t happen, at least not this time. Actor Simu Liu has confirmed that he won’t be part of this film. Many people want to see Shang Chi and Doctor Strange together, but it appears that Marvel has made sure not to give the viewers what they want this time, but we can always expect the two to come together for another major project in the future. Nonetheless, fans do not have to feel dejected because this time they will get to see their favourite character, Elizabeth Olsen. In the new sequel, Elizabeth Olsen will accompany Benedict Cumberbatch on his journey through the multiverse.
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Doctor Strange in Multiverse of Madness Cast
The cast of the sequel looks promising, as ever, and viewers can expect many more exciting things to happen in the multiverse. In the Multiverse of Madness, Benedict Cumberbatch will portray the role of Dr Stephen Strange, Elizabeth Olsen will portray the role of Wanda Maximoff/Scarlet Witch, Chiwetel Ejiofor will portray the role of Karl Mordo, Benedict Wong will portray the role of Wong, Xochitl Gomez will portray the role of America Chavez, Michael Stuhlbarg will portray the role of Nicodemus West, Rachel McAdams will portray the role of Christine Palmer, Julian Hilliard will portray the role of Billy Maximoff, and Jett Klyne will portray the role of Tommy Maximoff. The supporting cast includes Bruce Campbell, Keenan Moore, Patrick Stewart, Patrick Stewart, and Soo Cole.
Where To Watch in Multiverse of Madness?
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness will be released on May 6, 2022, all over the world. Viewers can book their tickets online to watch the movie in their nearest theatre. The movie will run in theatres for 45 days, which can be further extended, like in the case of Spider-Man: No Way Home, which was further extended up to 90 days. Viewers can expect the film to be released later this year on the Disney+ streaming platform.
Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness Trailer
The trailer was released 2 months before the actual release on February 14, 2022. The trailer has got 50 million viewers along with 1.9 million likes. The trailer looks extra adventurous this time with Strange waking up to the same dream or what seems more like nightmares that wake him in the middle of the night, but his nightmare seems to come alive as he remembers what he did to protect the world. Wang warns him about the future as Strange gets guidance from Wanda about the multiverse as things get out of hand for Strange after he opened the doorway between the universes.