There’s been plenty of mystery and anticipation over Doctor Strange—the upcoming Marvel film starring Benedict Cumberbatch. Today we got two new pieces of content from the movie! First, an intriguing poster:
And second, Marvel decided to surprise fans by dropping the first teaser this evening during Jimmy Kimmel Live. In it, we get our first taste of what’s in store. Check it out below:
That was seriously mind-bending. If it wasn’t already apparent, the video makes it clear that Benedict Cumberbatch fills the classic character’s shoes perfectly.
While we don’t know a whole lot about the film, the official synopsis recently released by Marvel gives us a bit more insight:
In “Doctor Strange,” famous neurosurgeon, Stephen Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch), suffers career-ending injuries in a devastating car crash. Seeking help in the furthest reaches of the world, Strange uncovers the hidden world of magic and alternate dimensions!
The film stars Benedict Cumberbatch as Doctor Strange, Tilda Swinton as The Ancient One, and Chiwetel Ejiofor as Baron Mordo. The star-studded cast is rounded out by Rachel McAdams, Michael Stuhlbarg, Scott Adkins, and Mads Mikkelsen—whose roles have yet to be revealed.
Doctor Strange opens in theaters this November.