Warning: Contains spoilers for Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness. There have long been many rumors circulating about Tom Cruise's potential involvement in Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness at some stage in development, it's never been clear whether he was ever actually going to appear as an Iron Man variant.
The massive success of the MCU began back in 2008 with Robert Downey Jr.'s iconic turn as Tony Stark in Iron Man, but one popular alternate casting for the hero has endured.
It's well-known that many consider Tom Cruise to be a near-perfect choice for an alternate version of Iron Man, even though the Top Gun actor turned down the role back in 2008.
However, leading up to the Doctor Strange sequel's release, the hints of Doctor Strange 2 multiverse cameos dropped by the film's trailer fueled speculation that Cruise may finally appear as a Stark variant.Read more on screenrant.com