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'Doctor Strange' co-screenwriter defends 'cultural landmine' of controversial casting

'Doctor Strange' co-screenwriter defends 'cultural landmine' of controversial casting

Since the recent release of a trailer for the upcoming film “Doctor Strange,” controversy has erupted over a character played by Tilda Swinton known as The Ancient One. Many have accused Marvel of whitewashing the character by casting the British-born Swinton as a character who is from Tibet in the original comics. Benedict Cumberbatch stars in the title role.

Now the movie's co-screenwriter C. Robert Cargill has said that...

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