According to Deadline.com Chiwetel Ejiofor (12 Year a Slave) has been cast in the upcoming Doctor Strange movie set to be released on November 6, 2016. Chiwetel Ejiofor will be playing Baron Mordo.
Doctor Strange is the story centered around Dr. Stephen Strange brilliant but arrogant surgeon gets a new lease on life after his career is destroyed and is taken under the wings of a sorcerer who trains him to defend the world against evil. This Evil looks to be Baron Mordo who was originally a Transylvanian nobleman (born in Varf Mandra), Karl Amadeus Mordo became a student of the Tibetan sorcerer known as the Ancient One. When Mordo plotted to kill his teacher, the Ancient One’s visitor, Dr. Stephen Strange learned of the plot, forcing Mordo to cast restraining spells to prevent him from warning his master or attacking him.
Directed by Scott Derrickson (Sinister) created by comic book legend Steve Ditko ( Amazing Spider-man) and written by Thomas Dean Donnelly, Joshua Oppenheimer (Dylan Dog) & Jon Spaihts (Prometheus). Doctor Strange is set to star Benedict Cumberbatch (Sherlock) as Dr. Strange, Tilda Swinton (Adaptation) as The Ancient One.
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