Over the weekend, Rachel McAdams confirmed to Jeff Schneider of The Wrap that she will be the female lead in Marvel’s DOCTOR STRANGE, opposite Benedict Cumberbatch.
Doctor Strange is Marvel’s second Phase 3 movie releasing November 4, 2016 and also has Chiwetel Ejiofor and Tilda Swinton as well.
While we don’t know the exact role McAdams will play, she is rumored to be Strange’s longtime love interest Clea, an heir to the dark dimension in the comics. We’ll update as more information releases!
CONFIRMED: Rachel McAdams tells TheWrap at Toronto that she will star opposite Benedict Cumberbatch in Marvel's DOCTOR STRANGE.
— Jeff Sneider (@TheInSneider) September 14, 2015