At 2011's San Diego Comic-Con, a lucky few got to see the first attempt at a TV adaptation of Joe Hill and Gabriel Rodriguez's cult-favourite IDW horror fantasy comic. That pilot never got picked up, but Locke & Key has been playing the second-chance sweepstakes ever since -- and it looks to have paid off.
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Doctor Strange director Scott Derrickson had a problem with bringing the magic of the Sorcerer Supreme to the big screen - namely, he didn't know how he should do it. Should Strange mutter incantations? Use a wand like Harry Potter? He found the answer, surprisingly, on YouTube, in the videos of a dancer who goes by JayFunk.
Dr Stephen Strange is freezing. You'd be cold, too, if you'd just been transported to the side of Mount Everest by two powerful sorcerers. But on 1 February 2016, day 54 of the 87-day shoot of Marvel's Doctor Strange, the would-be sorcerer figures out a spell to bring him back to Kamar-Taj, the home of the Ancient One. And he's bringing a whole new side of the Marvel Universe with him.
In the continuing saga of Doctor Strange: Accidental Racist, Scott Derrickson's latest defence of casting Tilda Swinton in the role of the Ancient One is that, hey, they cast Benedict Wong as Wong, who is Strange's sidekick and servant in the comics but is a powerful master in the movie. After removing him initially.
We're a few weeks away from meeting the newest Marvel movie hero, Doctor Strange, and it seems that the character got a last minute assist. The Hollywood Reporter says Dan Harmon, the co-creator of Rick and Morty, was called in to write some additional scenes after principal photography was finished.