An Easter Egg from Marvel’s Doctor Strange starring Benedict Cumberbatch reveals a tie-in to Black Knight, who will be played by Kit Harington in the upcoming film, The Eternals.
The Doctor Strange Easter Egg shows that Black Knight’s helmet can be found in the Sanctum Santorum. A fan found this helmet, which fans can expect to be seen worn by Kit Harington as Black Knight in The Eternals and can be found towards the right of this still:
Last week, Kevin Feige confirmed that Kit Harington would be appearing in The Eternals as Black Knight following reports hitting the web a day prior to the confirmation announcing that the Game of Thrones star would be joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe in some capacity. Seeing Black Knight’s helmet Doctor Strange’s Sanctum Santorum just goes to show how long the seeds were planted for new stories and characters in the MCU to be introduced in the future.
What do you make of this Easter Egg from Benedict Cumberbatch’s Doctor Strange? Do you think this Easter Egg teases that we may see Benedict Cumberbatch and Kit Harington cross paths on the big screen as their respective characters? It wouldn’t be surprising given that Feige teased that Black Knight may have a future beyond The Eternals. Sound off in the comments below, and be sure to continue following Heroic Hollywood for all the latest news regarding Benedict Cumberbatch’s Doctor Strange, Kit Harington’s Black Knight and the future of the MCU.
Benedict Cumberbatch was last seen in Avengers: Endgame, which is now available to own on 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray, Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD.
Benedict Cumberbatch is set to reprise his role as the Sorcerer Supreme in Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. The film will be directed by Scott Derrickson and will also star Elizabeth Olsen as Scarlet Witch. The film will hit theaters on May 7, 2021.
Directed by Chloé Zhao from a script written by Matthew K. Firpo & Ryan Firpo, Marvel Studios’ The Eternals stars Angelina Jolie, Richard Madden, Gemma Chan, Kit Harington, Kumail Nanjiani, Lauren Ridloff, Brian Tyree Henry, Salma Hayek, Lia McHugh, Don Lee, and Barry Keoghan.
Kit Harington’s Black Knight will make his MCU debut in The Eternals, which will be released in theaters on November 6, 2020.
DC Universe Debuts ‘Doom Patrol’ Character Posters
Along with the premiere of the first teaser for Doom Patrol, DC Universe also debuted a collection of character posters for each of the members of perhaps the strangest team of characters to be adapted in live-action form for DC Comics.
In particular, these new character posters highlight Timothy Dalton's The Chief, Diane Guerrero's Crazy Jane, Joivan Wade's Cyborg, April Bowlby's Elasti-Woman, Matt Bomer's Negative Man and Brendan Fraser's Robotman. These posters each follow unique designs that reflect the nature of each character and tease unique personalities amongst the group as well.
You can start the gallery of new posters by clicking "Next".
Which of these Doom Patrol posters is your favorite? Are you excited to see what the cast brings to these roles? Sound off in the comments below, and be sure to continue following Heroic Hollywood for all the latest news in the DC Universe.
Doom Patrol is a reimagining of one of DC’s strangest group of outcast Super Heroes which includes: Matt Bomer as Larry Trainor/Negative Man, Brendan Fraser as Cliff Steele/Robotman, April Bowlby as Elasti-Woman, Diane Guerrero as Crazy Jane, Joivan Wade as Victor Stone/Cyborg and Timothy Dalton as Dr. Niles Caulder/The Chief.
Here is the synopsis for the show:
“Doom Patrol will find the reluctant heroes in a place they never expected to be, called to action by Cyborg, who comes to them with a mission hard to refuse, but with a warning that is hard to ignore: their lives will never, ever be the same.”
Doom Patrol will premiere on February 15, 2019 exclusively on DC Universe.