Marvel’s one of the most popular and best characters, Doctor Strange, is made only for Benedict Cumberbatch, and if the character is so famous among the audience, then it is because of Benedict Cumberbatch, his acting, his looks, and his style. It’s hard to see anyone else in this character instead of Benedict Cumberbatch.
Films based on popular characters perform well at the box office. Similarly, Marvel Studios has high expectations from ‘Doctor Strange 2’, and this is the biggest reason Benedict Cumberbatch has been paid a whopping amount for this film.
Benedict Cumberbatch Salary For Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness
According to reports, Benedict Cumberbatch will earn $7.5 million from Doctor Strange character in ‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’, and it’s a good amount for Benedict Cumberbatch. According to reports, Benedict Cumberbatch was paid $5 million for ‘Doctor Strange’ (2016), and charged $7.5 million for the sequel, which is more than $2.5 million compared to the first part, is well for Benedict Cumberbatch.
But other side, $7.5 is not any special amount for Doctor Strange’s character, while Robert Downy Jr, Chris Hemsworth, and Chris Evans are paid more than $20 million for their characters, which is not much more popular than Doctor Strange’s character.
The ‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’ is directed by Sam Raimi and stars Benedict Cumberbatch, Benedict Wong, Rachel McAdams, Chiwetel Ejiofor, and Elizabeth Olsen. It is based on the Marvel Comics character Doctor Strange by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko, and The writers of the film are Jade Halley Bartlett and Michael Waldron.
The official theatrical release date of ‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’ is May 6, 2022, in the USA.