Elizabeth Olsen is going to make an appearance as Wanda Maximoff, aka the Scarlet Witch in the second installment of the Doctor Strange franchise. In celebration of Scarlet Witch and the upcoming film, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, a new image of the character has made a mysterious debut on social media. As of now, the artist who created the image is unknown, but the actress has shared the post on her Twitter to share with fans.
Elizabeth Olsen has been playing the character of Scarlet Witch since 2014, and the character has even got a series titled WandaVision, which premiered in 2021. With the character having a large role in the second Doctor Strange film, it makes sense that fan art has begun surfacing on social media. On a fan Twitter account, a fanart image was uploaded showcasing Scarlet Witch. Although the artist of the piece is unknown, the picture perfectly reflects the character and the iconic scarlet costume. The background is also a scarlet backdrop, which makes Scarlet Witch very prominent in the image. The photo looks as if it could be a real promo for the new upcoming film. The photo is captioned “No one seems to know where this is from but we seem to have a new Scarlet Witch image.” See the post below:
The second film for the Doctor Strange franchise has an array of talent that will be involved. Some of the actors working alongside Elizabeth Olsen include Benedict Cumberbatch, Patrick Stewart, Rachel McAdams, and Xochitl Gomez. The character of Scarlet Witch will have a unique role in the upcoming film. According to Comic Book, the producer of the next Doctor Strange film discussed how the character will play into the movie along with Doctor Strange. “…It’s a classic Marvel team up, but they do some things together that you’d never expect to see them do.” Audiences and fans will have to wait and see how Scarlet Witch, one of the most powerful beings in the MCU, will be incorporated into the movie.
Elizabeth Olsen has had a long standing and successful career so far in the industry. The actress has appeared in other films such as I Saw the Light and In Secret. The MCU version of Wanda Maximoff was introduced on the big screen in the Captain America and Avengers films. In those films, she was mainly a supporting character, but due to her powers and strength, eventually Wanda Maximoff was given her own chance to shine in the spotlight with WandaVision. The series has received critical acclaim and has a high rating of 91% on Rotten Tomatoes.
It will definitely be interesting to see how Elizabeth Olsen’s character is portrayed in the upcoming Doctor Strange sequel. There are a few different theories being tossed about, but the film will answer all the questions and theories that fans have. Olsen seems to be excited to be playing the role of Scarlet Witch, and is happy to share the fans’ excitement on her social media. The fanart image definitely shows the interest of the fans, and there is no doubt that there will be more to come. Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is set to release in theaters on May 6th.