Benedict Wong Is Wong In “Doctor Strange”

“The Martian,” “Prometheus” and “Marco Polo” star Benedict Wong has been cast as Wong, the trusty sidekick to Benedict Cumberbatch’s titular sorcerer character in the “Doctor Strange” film at Marvel Studios.

The character of Wong has been around since the 1960s and performs healing duties, assists in occult matters, is skilled in martial arts, tends to Strange’s affairs and essentially babysits Strange’s body when the hero is astral projecting himself into other dimensional planes.

Wong joins an impressive cast that also includes Rachel McAdams, Tilda Swinton, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Mads Mikkelsen. The film is currently in production ahead of a November 4th release,

Source: Heat Vision