Doctor Stephen Strange is a superhero created by Steve Ditko appearing in comic books published by Marvel Comics. Dr. Strange’s first appearance was in Strange Tales #110 in 1963 and since then, he has been featured in numerous fictional works. The story of Dr. Strange follows a talented but arrogant neurosurgeon that loses the ability to practice surgery after a car accident. In the aftermath of the accident unable to make peace with his new life Dr. Strange sets himself on a path that leads him to the Ancient One also known as Sorcerer Supreme who decides to take Dr. Strange under his wing.
The film series featuring Dr. Strange played by Benedict Cumberbatch and set as a part of MCU, started off with the 2016 movie titled Doctor Strange. Due to the success of the first movie, it was followed by Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness released in 2022.