The Hollywood Reporter exclusively reported today that Tilda Swinton (Constantine, Moonrise Kingdom) is in talks to Join Marvel’s ‘Dr.Strange’ with Benedict Cumberbatch. She will play Strange’s Tibetan mystic mentor, known as the Ancient One. The character is male in the comics, however Marvel Studios took a different path and decided on a female for the role. Scott Derrickson is directing the film, which being produced by Kevin Feige and it set to begin shooting this November. ‘Dr.Strange’ is hitting theaters November 4, 2016.
Source: The Hollywood Reporter