The Hollywood Reporter has revealed that Benedict Wong (Marco Polo, The Martian) is set to play the role of the Sorcerer Supreme’s manservant and best friend, Wong in Dr. Strange.
After his career is destroyed, a brilliant but arrogant and conceited surgeon gets a new lease on life when a sorcerer takes him under his wing and trains him to defend the world against evil.
Director: Scott Derrickson
Writers: C. Robert Cargill ( screenplay), Steve Ditko (comic book), Thomas Dean Donnelly (screenplay), Joshua Oppenheimer (screenplay), and Jon Spaihts (screenplay)
Cast: Rachel McAdams, Benedict Cumberbatch, Tilda Swinton, Chiwetel Ejiofor, and Mads Mikkelsen
Release Date: November 4, 2016