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Xochitl Gomez Is the Best in This DOCTOR STRANGE 2 Behind-the-Scenes Clip

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness brought a number of twists and turns to the MCU. And the key to the exploration of the many multiverses? America Chavez. Xochitl Gomez plays the teen who can jump through portals to other universes. The Scarlet Witch covets those powers, and Doctor Strange has to work to stop Wanda and keep America safe. Xochitl Gomez’s introduction to the MCU was a stunner, and in a wholesome exclusive clip from the upcoming home release of Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, we can see Gomez settle into that MCU set life.
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Doctor Strange 2 Star Xochitl Gomez Reveals New Behind-the-Scenes Clips From the MCU Movie

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is already a certified hit for Marvel Studios and the film is filled with a ton of surprises. There's a ton of cameos by old Marvel actors and some new. The film features the multiversal version of Marvel's Illuminati that includes Patrick Stewart as Professor Charles Xavier, Haylee Atwell as Captain Carter, Lashana Lynch as Captain Marvel, Anson Mount as Black Bolt, and John Krasinski as Mr. Fantastic. But the Doctor Strange sequel also introduces us to America Chavez aka Miss America. Xochitl Gomez plays the character in the film and she recently revealed some new behind-the-scenes clips via her Instagram stories from Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.
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Doctor Strange 2: Xochitl Gomez Shares Awesome BTS Video from MCU Sequel

There is little doubt that Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is an exciting film that was equally fun to shoot. Xochitl Gomez, who plays America Chavez in the Marvel Cinematic Universe sequel, clearly enjoyed working on the movie. The young actor has shared a video offering a behind-the-scenes look at how they filmed the MCU flick!
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Xochitl Gomez Shares How Her Father Helped Her Prepare for ‘Doctor Strange’ 2

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness delivered impressive opening-weekend numbers, grossing $185 million domestically and $450 million globally. Benedict Cumberbatch leads Marvel’s latest blockbuster as Dr. Stephen Strange but the sequel wouldn’t be what it is without his supporting cast, including Benedict Wong and Xochitl Gomez. The actor plays Wong, the Sorcerer Supreme of Earth-616, who is also Strange’s mentor and part of his team. Gomez plays a Mexican-American teenager named America Chavez, who has the ability to travel between dimensions in the multiverse and is running away from ​​Wanda Maximoff who is attempting to steal her power. Gomez was just 14 years old when she landed this role, and she is already learning what it means to be representing various marginalized communities through this character. America has a few lines in Spanish in the opening scene for Multiverse of Madness, and Gomez tells Complex that meant a lot to her father who doesn’t speak English, and was the one who helped her perfect those lines.
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Xochitl Gomez Didn't Think She'd Land "Doctor Strange 2" Role

Xochitl Gomez (pronounced So-chee) stepped into the Marvel Cinematic Universe with her portrayal of America Chavez in "Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness," and she's officially on the rise. The 16-year-old Mexican American actress has previously starred in the hit iteration of Netflix's "The Baby-Sitters Club" and "Gentefied," among other acting credits. The young star is now bringing the resilient Latina teenage superhero America to life with her incredible acting chops, working alongside remarkable actors, including Benedict Cumberbatch and Elizabeth Olsen. Though she bagged the role of a young Marvel superhero at an impressively early age, she's been earning her stripes in the acting game for over a decade now. Scroll ahead to get to know the talented new addition to the ever-growing MCU, including her famous acting coach, her audition process for America, and her future creative plans.
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Doctor Strange 2 Fans Defend Xochitl Gomez from Trolls Making Fun of Her Name

There is little doubt that people can't stop talking about America Chavez after the comic book superhero finally debuted in Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. Not surprisingly, the world is loving Xochitl Gomez's performance as the universe-skipping teen but there are still a few netizens who are poking fun at the actor's indigenous name. All the xenophobic jokes have caused Doctor Strange 2 fans to stand up and defend Gomez on social media.
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Benedict Cumberbatch Talks Working With Xochitl Gomez and the Most Challenging Part of Making ‘Doctor Strange’ 2

Benedict Cumberbatch is a busy man. The actor is fresh off starring in 2021’s highest-grossing film, he landed an Oscar nomination for The Power of the Dog and is now back as the lead in Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, hitting theaters on Friday, May 6. Cumberbatch stars in the Marvel film as Doctor Stephen Strange, whose story fans watched in 2016’s Doctor Strange. Fans have gotten to see the character in various Marvel projects since then, but the standalone film allows them a closer, more personal look at Strange.
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Meet America Chavez: Xochitl Gomez on joining the MCU with Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness

For Xochitl Gomez, America Chavez is a star-making role — literally. The young actress is joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe with Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, playing an interdimensional teen heroine who can punch star-shaped portals between parallel universes. America has long been a favorite among comic fans, ever since she debuted in 2011 as one of Marvel's few queer, Latina characters, and now, Gomez is ready to bring America to the big screen.
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Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness Star Xochitl Gomez Details Six-Month Audition Process

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is finally hitting theatres tonight, and the newest MCU movie will feature the return of Benedict Cumberbatch as Doctor Strange, Elizabeth Olsen as Wanda Maximoff/Scarlet Witch, Benedict Wong as Wong, and Rachel McAdams as Christine Palmer. The long-awaited sequel will also include the debut of Xochitl Gomez as a fan-favorite comics character, America Chavez. Recently, the 16-year-old actor spoke with The Hollywood Reporter about her six-month audition process.
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