Marvel’s Controversial ‘Doctor Strange’ Character Gets a ‘Standalone Project’

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness (2022) was engulfed in controversy when many countries in the Middle East banned the Marvel film for LGBTQ undertones with a character. Now this character may be getting his streak.

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America Chavez (Xochitl Gomez) undoubtedly stole the strange doctor watch Multiverse of Madnessoccupying much of the screen time and character development with Wanda Maximoff/Scarlet Witch (Elizabeth Olsen).

Chavez is the catalyst for the entire film’s collapse of the multiverse and MacGuffin, forcing Stephen Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch) to leap across countless universes to protect the young interdimensional being from a bloodthirsty Scarlet Witch.

America Chavez clings to a bar while fighting Gargantos
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Marvel Studios has revealed that America Chavez’s long-lost parents are two women, confirming the character’s LGBTQ roots with a pride pin on his famous star jacket.

Nonetheless, Arab nations such as Egypt demanded that Marvel remove Chavez’s two mothers scene altogether, sparking online controversy and hatred directed at actress Xochitl Gomez.

Doctor Strange lying on the ground in high-tech handcuffs
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Marvel refused, and the scenes are there today, resulting in the banning of Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness in various countries in the Middle East.

Xochitl Gomez as America Chavez (left), Benedict Wong as Wong (middle), and Benedict Cumberbatch as Doctor Strange (right)
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Now, Multiverse of Madness Writer Michael Waldron discusses the future of America Chavez and the possibility of the character receiving his Disney+ series:

#DoctorStrange writer Michael Waldron teased the possible #AmericaChavez standalone project from #MarvelStudios:

“Getting into the real specificity of her with her parents…you’d rather answer when you’re embarking on America’s solo outing…”

After the “mystery to solve”, Sam Raimi settles in the film, Marvel Studios has open doors to cross America:

“Yeah, that’s definitely me working with Marvel and with Sam. Really, it’s as much about trying to drive America’s story in this movie as it’s about trying to set up a mystery to solve. in the future. He’s someone without a family. That’s what she’s looking for.”

Rachel McAdams as Christine Palmer (left), Benedict Cumberbatch as Doctor Strange (middle), and Xochitl Gomez as America Chavez (right)
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Sitting down with vanity loungeWaldron confirms that Marvel Studios “has set up the next chapter” in America Chavez’s story that could be resolved in a limited series:

“And that’s what she finds – amazingly – in our Doctor Strange and Wong. She finds a home in Kamar-Taj at the end. When all is said and done, it looks tidy. We also set up the next chapter in the America Chavez story.

America Chavez teleporting in
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Michael Waldron then drops that America is getting its own “solo outing” to further develop its complex story:

“Getting into the real specificity of her with her parents came a bit later in the process. It seemed to me, at least initially, that maybe we should hold back some of that. It was kind of of things you’d rather answer when embarking on America’s single-player release. But as we continued to build the story, we found that we wanted to know more about it. And, really, Strange would want to know. more about her. It was just being honest about their relationship and their conversations.

Marvel “wanted to know more about her” and many Marvel fans. It’s clear that the future for America’s superheroes Chavez is bright, and every Marvel fan could soon be getting a Chavez streaming series.

More about strange doctor

Dr. Stephen Strange casts a forbidden spell that opens a portal to the multiverse. However, a threat emerges that may be too big for his team to handle.

Benedict Cumberbatch as Doctor Strange
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All bets are off for Marvel’s Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness and the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Benedict Cumberbatch directs this heartbreaking Marvel film, starring Rachel McAdams (Christine Palmer), Chiwetel Ejiofor (Karl Mordo), Benedict Wong (Wong), Xochitl Gomez (America Chavez), Elizabeth Olsen (Wanda Maximoff/Scarlet Witch) and Sir Patrick Stewart ( Professor X) all supporting the Sorcerer Supreme.

Kevin Feige’s production features many Stephen Stranges, including Sinister Strange, Strange Supreme, and more.

Doctor Strange talks to America Chavez
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The Marvel Universe becomes more than iconic characters/Earth’s Mightiest Heroes like Star-Lord/Peter Quill (Chris Pratt), Tony Stark/Iron Man (Robert Downey, Jr.), Steve Rogers/Captain America (Chris Evans), Thor (Chris Hemsworth), Doctor Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch), The Winter Soldier (Sebastian Stan), Hawkeye/Clint Barton (Jeremy Renner), Vision (Paul Bettany), Black Widow/Natasha Romanoff ( Scarlett Johansson), Bucky Barnes/Winter Soldier (Sebastian Stan) and Captain Marvel/Carol Danvers (Brie Larson).

Elizabeth Olsen as Wanda Maximoff
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Tom Holland’s Peter Parker/Spider-Man Avenger paves the way for newcomers to the Marvel Cinematic Universe Kate Bishop, Ms. Marvel/Kamala Khan (Iman Vellani), Moon Knight (Oscar Isaac), Agatha Harkness (Kathryn Hahn), She -Hulk (Tatiana Maslany), Eternals’ Thena (Angelina Jolie), and more — especially with her next Spider Man trilogy currently in the works.

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