天游平台报道，Dr. Strange, starring Benedict Cumberbatch, was released in 2016 with a good reputation and box office. Kevin Feige, Manway's president, confirmed in 2018 that the film would start a sequel. Recently, it has been reported that the scriptwriter of "Doctor Strange" has decided to return. It is expected to start shooting in the spring of 2020. The release date is tentatively scheduled for May 7, 2021. According to foreign media reports, an insider revealed that C. Robert Cargill, one of the original scriptwriters of Dr. Strange, had recently signed a contract with Manway to return to writing a script for the sequel and that director Scott Derrickson would return to directing. All of these announce that the project of "Dr. Strange" has been launched and formally entered the preparatory process.
However, in fact, "Dr. Strange 2" was originally scheduled to start shooting in 2019, but with the development of new projects in Manwei these two years, the plan for the sequel of "Dr. Strange" has not been implemented as scheduled, but now the writers and directors have finally decided that the film can finally start shooting smoothly in the spring of 2020, and the release date is tentatively scheduled for May 7, 2021. It is estimated that if everything goes according to plan, the story content, roles and actors are likely to be finalized in 2019.