With his Marvel film Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, Benedict Cumberbatch reprises his role as Doctor Stephen Strange, the title character. Doctor Strange will have his own difficulties to deal with after aiding Peter Parker with the Reality-breaking shenanigans in Spider-Man: No Way Home, especially when he accidentally opens another universe, allowing in a threat that he and his squad may be unable to manage.
Cumberbatch has begun to make his presence known since Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness took the movie office by storm. After the film’s release and popularity, fans have one question: how much did the second Doctor Strange film pay him?
What was Benedict Cumberbatch’s salary for Doctor Strange 2?
The compensation reflects the fact that Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is definitely a Benedict Cumberbatch show. An industry source, Matt Belloni, has revealed Cumberbatch‘s remuneration for his second Doctor Strange picture, which is $7.5 million upfront. When you include the box office bonuses, Benedict Cumberbatch is making a tidy profit from the film.
Given the MCU’s track record, it’s safe to assume that the second Doctor Strange film will gross a sizable sum, with Cumberbatch likely to earn handsomely. Cumberbatch has allegedly received roughly $6 million for his efforts on Doctor Strange (2016), Thor: Ragnarok (2017), and the previous two Avengers films.
While the salary isn’t as high as Robert Downey Jr.‘s for his work in Marvel films, it’s nonetheless impressive, especially considering Doctor Strange‘s rising importance in the MCU. Benedict Cumberbatch will undoubtedly make more money as the MCU expands and Doctor Strange‘s fame grows.
What is Benedict Cumberbatch’s net worth?
Benedict Cumberbatch has a total value of $40 million dollars, which he has accumulated from his work in the entertainment sector. His professional acting career began with stage acting in the early 2000s, and it has only gotten better since then. Cumberbatch is known for his roles in The Other Boleyn Girl, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, The Imitation Game, and Sherlock, a famous BBC series in which he played the title investigator. He was most recently seen in the Oscar-nominated film Power of the Dog. At an investiture ceremony at Buckingham Palace in 2015, Queen Elizabeth II awarded him the Commander of the Order of the British Empire.
Cumberbatch has a four-story Victorian-style property in London with a 70-foot yard where he lives in relative luxury. He paid $2.7 million for the property at his wife Sophie’s suggestion in 2015. The actor also owns a series of pricey automobiles, including a $40,000 Alfa Romeo Giulia, a $73,100 Jaguar F-Type, a $150,000 Jaguar XJ, a Lamborghini, and a Mercedes.