The present should go on! As Hollywood has gone darkish amid the COVID-19 pandemic, it has left many movies that had been in varied levels of manufacturing in limbo. Marvel Studios is hoping for a superhero miracle that their sequel, DOCTOR STRANGE IN THE MULTIVERSE OF MADNESS, will be capable of make their deliberate June date to start filming as a result of pre-production on the movie has continued, regardless of the coronavirus.
Based on “Selection”, the DOCTOR STRANGE sequel has caught to its pre-production schedule, albeit, remotely. Everybody concerned within the pre-production part has been working from dwelling they usually’re all hopeful that they’ll nonetheless start filming in June as deliberate. On the helm, is presumably Sam Raimi who was rumored to have changed Scott Derrickson though an official announcement on that has by no means been made. Michael Waldron, who not too long ago signed on as head author of Marvel’s Disney+ collection, Loki, has been employed to do a rewrite on the DOCTOR STRANGE script which can discover Elizabeth Olsen co-starring alongside Benedict Cumberbatch as Scarlett Witch, in a movie that allegedly has leanings in direction of the horror style which might be a primary for the MCU.
It comes as no shock that Marvel is attempting to take care of their set schedule as a result of they’ve meticulously crafted out the trajectory of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and virus or no virus, they are going to do their greatest to make it occur. The sequel cannot be delayed considerably if the film’s story is crucially intertwined with the discharge of the Disney+ collection WandaVision, which is about to premiere in December and likewise options Olsen. Marvel isn’t proof against launch schedule woes, particularly because the pandemic took maintain. Filming on SHANG-CHI AND THE LEGEND OF THE TEN RINGS was suspended in Australia and that movie is about for launch after DOCTOR STRANGE 2. The Could 1st launch of BLACK WIDOW has additionally been postponed and one would suppose it might want to come out earlier than ETERNALS, which remains to be hooked up to a launch date in November, though which will change given the circumstances.
Do YOU suppose DOCTOR STRANGE IN THE MULTIVERSE OF MADNESS will nonetheless make its June begin date? As of now, the sequel is about to hit screens on Could 7, 2021.