Scott Adkins gets Marvel-ously ‘Strange’… 1st trailer!

"Doctor Strange" Teaser Poster

"Doctor Strange" Teaser Poster

Martial arts star Scott Adkins (Close Range, Zero Tolerance) has joined the cast of Marvel’s Doctor Strange, an upcoming film about a sorcerer who protects Earth from mystical threats.

According to The Wrap: Adkins’ role is being kept under wraps, though insiders suggest he’ll have several major action scenes featuring hand-to-hand combat.

Although Adkins is primarily known for straight-to-video titles, he’s definitely no stranger to getting parts (albeit bit) in bigger Hollywood motion pictures (i.e. The Medallion, Unleashed, The Bourne Ultimatum, X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Zero Dark Thirty and the upcoming The Brothers Grimsby).

Doctor Strange is directed by Scott Derrickson (Sinister) and stars Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor (Red Belt), Rachel McAdams, Mads Mikkelsen and Tilda Swinton.

The film is currently in production and has a release date set for November 4, 2016. Stay tune for more details regarding Adkins’ role.

Updates: Watch film’s first trailer. We couldn’t spot Scott Adkins. Can you?

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2 Responses to Scott Adkins gets Marvel-ously ‘Strange’… 1st trailer!

  1. Xander Crews says:

    Yeah, Scott Adkins appears at around the 1:17 mark as one of Mads Mikkelsen’s disciples.

    Here’s an HD screenshot – that’s him on the right:

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