What used to be just a rumor becomes reality. As reported by Collider, Joaquin Phoenix really agreed to play Doctor Strange and has already entered the final stage of negotiations with Marvel Studios.
Recall that for the first time that a popular actor can play the role of one of the key characters in the Marvel comics library , it became known back in July 2014.
Such a long negotiation of the terms of the contract is most likely explained not by the actor's financial appetites, but by his desire for creative freedom. As you know, Phoenix does not like to be bound by long-term agreements that prevent him from taking part in other projects.
Doctor Strange in the Marvel Universe is a former neurosurgeon who is injured in his hands as a result of a serious accident. which puts an end to his medical practice. He sets off on a journey, seeking to comprehend the secrets of magic, and soon becomes one of the most powerful wizards on Earth.
Scott Derrickson has been appointed director of the movie.
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