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Report: Jack Huston in Talks for 'Dr. Strange' Movie

August 26, 2014 (4:39 am) GMT
The 'Boardwalk Empire' actor is rumored entering negotiations to play Stephen Strange in the movie to be directed by Scott Derrickson.
Jack Huston

Another actor is added to the mix of "Dr. Strange" casting rumor. According to a scoop from ThisIsInfamous, "" star is in contention to portray Marvel's Sorcerer Supreme in the upcoming adaptation.

Other rumored candidates to play Stephen Strange are , and . Marvel also reportedly considered and to headline the film, but both stars have denied it.

The studio's head Kevin Feige once said the film would be the "doorway" to enter the supernatural side of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Scott Derrickson ("", "") will serve behind the lens. The movie is slated for July 8, 2016 release in the U.S.

Huston, 31, was last seen on the big screen alongside , , , and in David O. Russell's Oscar-nominated crime comedy "". The British star will next star in "".

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