Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is an upcoming American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character Doctor Strange.

it is intended to be the sequel to Doctor Strange (2016) and the 28th film of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU).

In the film, Strange and his allies travel into the multiverse to face a mysterious new adversary. Doctor Strange director and co-writer Scott Derrickson had plans for a sequel by October 2016.

A few months after the events of Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021),  Dr. Stephen Strange, with the help of both old and new mystical allies, travels into the multiverse to face a mysterious new adversary.[

Doctor Strange (2016) co-writer C. Robert Cargill stated in April 2016 that Marvel Studios felt some initial ideas for the film There's so much progress that can be made." He wanted to follow the example of The Dark Knight (2008) and introduce a villain in the sequel that would allow them to "go deep [and have] a more visceral experience".  

The film had the most ticket presales through Fandango since Spider-Man: No Way Home.[135] In April 2022, Boxoffice Pro projected the film could earn between $170–205 million in the United States and Canada on its opening weekend, with a total domestic gross of $425–535 million.

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is scheduled to hold its world premiere on May 2, 2022, and will be released in the United States on May 6, 2022,[100] in RealD 3D, IMAX, Dolby Cinema, and ScreenX.