Doctor Strange 2: On Monday at the Super Bowl 2022, the first full-length trailer for Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness was unveiled. Following the release of the new trailer for the much-anticipated sequel to Doctor Strange, some eagle-eyed fans sought out cameos from previous Marvel films. As per speculations, the most prominent one was the cameo of Professor X from the X-men franchise, played by Patrick Stewart. Doctor Strange 2 might also introduce Tony Stark’s Illuminati team, as several fans noted.
Doctor Strange 2 trailer confirms cameo of Fox/Marvel character
Online, as with other Marvel movies, a plethora of fan theories has surfaced about possible cameos in Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. One popular fan theory suggests that characters from Fox Studios’ X-Men and Marvel Studios’ Fantastic Four may appear in the movie. Fox and Marvel characters will appear in Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, according to the trailer.
Sir Patrick Stewart returns as Professor Charles Xavier, also known as Professor X, in the Multiverse of Madness trailer. Stewart’s version of the X-Men founder first appeared in 20th Century Fox’s X-Men from 2000. Doctor Strange 2 trailer fans recognized Stewart’s voice right away. Professor X’s head can be seen on the footage, but the rest of him isn’t clearly visible.
Apparently confirmation of Patrick Stewart reprising his iconic role as Charles Xavier in ‘Dr. Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’ from today’s new trailer. Professor X in the MCU after all these years… #SuperBowl #Drstrange pic.twitter.com/2TqICNEeN7
— Popcorn Hangover (@hungoverpopcorn) February 13, 2022
Doctor Strange 2 could also feature the debut of the Illuminati, a superpowerful group of superheroes led by their founder, Tony Stark. Meanwhile, one new character has fans wondering whether it is the Human Torch from the Fantastic Four franchise or an alternate version of Tony Stark’s Superior Iron Man. Tom Cruise is rumored to be playing the role of Superior Iron Man.
— rudra nam ul nasca (@anksalik) February 14, 2022
Holdup… maybe that’s not Human Torch or Cap Marvel. Could that be Tom Cruise’s Superior Iron Man? Evil Iron Man!
Left pic from the trailer… pic.twitter.com/Ni1wH46G5h
— Brian Alexander (@jesus_incarnate) February 14, 2022
Doctor Strange will also be seen in two or more variations in the Multiverse of Madness, including Strange Supreme and Defender Strange. In the trailer, Wanda Maximoff was seen surrendering to her dark side and embracing her Scarlet Witch avatar after the event of WandaVision. Click here to watch the Doctor Strange trailer.