Benedict Cumberbatch just might be Dr. Strange

Marvel fans that watched Captain America: The Winter Soldier earlier this year heard a name that made their ears pick up. Stephen Strange, the casual name of the comic book universes favorite neurosurgeon/Sorcerer Supreme Dr. Strange. Well those wanting to know who will play the titular wizard might find out immanently, and it isn’t long time bookies choice for the role, Johnny Depp. 

Benedict Cuberbatch is the man involved with “final negotiations” with Marvel Film Studios according to Deadline. If successful he will join a long line of great casting choices to play Marvels eclectic and bizarre collection of heroes and villains.