Actor Benedict Cumberbatch did a disappearing act from the “WandaVision” finale for the reason that Marvel honchos didn’t want a “white guy” thieving the clearly show, a major studio boss stated in a new job interview.
Cumberbatch, who has earlier played sorcerer Dr. Unusual in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, was originally established to make a cameo in the Disney+ show’s final episode, Rolling Stone reported Monday.
But he was created out of the display, simply because “it would have taken absent from Wanda,” Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige explained to the magazine.
“Some people today might say, ‘Oh, it would’ve been so great to see Dr. Bizarre,’” Feige reported. “But it would have taken absent from Wanda, which is what we did not want to do. We did not want the end of the demonstrate to be commoditized to go to the following movie — here’s the white man, ‘Let me present you how electrical power performs.’”
Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige explained Dr. Strange was minimize from the exhibit due to the fact “it would have taken absent from Wanda.”Marvel Studios through AP
Feige explained to the outlet Marvel’s composing procedure is “a amazing mixture of very devoted coordination, and chaos. Chaos magic.”
Head writer Jac Schaeffer said Cumberbatch was also set to appear in one particular of “WandaVision’s” commercials, which would have been messages from Dr. Unusual to Wanda, but that idea was also slash.
Paul Bettany and Elizabeth Olsen in an episode of “WandaVision.”Marvel Studios
As a substitute of Dr. Odd saving the day, the demonstrate ended with Wanda studying powers generally on her very own, and becoming the Scarlet Witch, in accordance to Insider.