Though it hasn’t been officially confirmed, all the signs are pointing to Nightmare being the villain of Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. The ruler of the Dream Dimension would be the perfect antagonist for what’s being called the first horror-infused movie in the McU, so you obviously need a great performer to bring them to life. And according to this new leak, Marvel
is casting the net wide to find the perfect actor – or actress – for the part.
As per a 4Chan post that was soon deleted, but also shared on Reddit
, a host of high-profile names, both male and female, are being eyed for Nightmare in Doctor Strange 2. Actresses under consideration allegedly include Eva Green
, Natalie Dormer
, Emily Blunt
and Claire Foy
, while the actors Marvel is eyeing are Ewan McGregor
, Dan Stevens
, Jared Leto
and James McAvoy
, among others.
McAvoy, of course, is fresh