Peter Parker’s (Tom Holland) new life coach.

Peter Parker’s (Tom Holland) new life coach.
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They are saying that assist can typically come from the strangest locations. A brand new report says Benedict Cumberbatch is ready to affix Spider-Man 3, taking up the position of Peter Parker’s (Tom Holland) new mentor.

In response to the Hollywood Reporter, Cumberbatch shall be reprising his position as Doctor Strange in Sony Photos’ upcoming Spider-Man film, which is being made because of an ongoing partnership with Marvel Studios. The 2 of them spent a while collectively preventing side-by-side in Avengers: Infinity War, when Spider-Man helped Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.) in battling Thanos earlier than being (quickly) erased from existence. We’ve reached out to Sony for remark and can replace ought to we hear again.

The article states that Cumberbatch’s Sorcerer Supreme shall be moving into the position beforehand occupied by Tony Stark. A lot of Spider-Man’s second solo film, Spider-Man: Far From Home, handled Peter Parker’s grief over the lack of his mentor and buddy. Physician Unusual won’t be capable of completely fill the void, nevertheless it does imply we would get some cool universe-altering magic and stuff.

This casting may additionally assist clarify how Jamie Foxx is being brought back as Electro, the villainous position he performed in The Wonderful Spider-Man 2. There have been rumors that Spider-Man might be delving into a number of Spidey worlds in future movies, very similar to Far From Home teased and Miles Morales did fairly a bit in Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse. Can’t consider a greater particular person to facilitate that than Physician Unusual himself.

Cumberbatch can be set to star within the long-awaited sequel to Physician Unusual, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. No phrase whether or not that’ll cross over with Spider-Man, however something in doable within the multiverse.

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