The movie Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, has been one of the films of the Marvel Cinematic Universe which has created more expectations. A few days after its premiere, the film has been a trending topic on social networks due to its post-credit scenes, violence, references to other films and the superheroine America Chavez.
The character of América Chávez is played by the Mexican-American actress Xochitl Gomezbut beware! She is not the only Mexican who participated in the second installment of the movie Doctor Strange. Greece of Peace, a Mexican girl from Acapulco, Guerrero, was also part of the feature film as Xochitl Gomez’s double.
Mexican actress participates in Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness
Through her Instagram account, the young actress from Acapulco, Guerrero, Grecia de la Paz, told how she achieved her dream of being part of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and be very close to Benedict Cumberbatchwho plays the “Sorcerer Supreme” and elizabeth olsen -Wanda Maximoff/Scarlet Witch, among other stars.
In her publication, Grecia de la Paz says that in 2018 she decided to move to LondonUnited Kingdom, to fulfill her dream of becoming an actress, in addition to having the desire to be able to work with Benedict Cumberbatch, who plays the Doctor Strangewhich is, of all the characters in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, his favorite.
Even in his publication he said that he told several people that he would find a way to collaborate with Cumberbatch and a few years later he succeeded, by becoming Xochitl Gomez’s double in the role of the superheroine America Chavez.
In addition, Greece was able to be very close to both the protagonist of the film and the main cast and so he told it on Instagram:
“There I was, rehearsing lines together and helping with her eye line. It was crazy! I feel so lucky to have had the opportunity to work on this project for several months during the lockdowns and pandemic!”
The passage of Grecia de la Paz on the red carpet of the film in London
Although Greece was one of the doubles of Xochitl Gomez In the role of América Chávez, her participation in the film was important and she was even a special guest at the premiere of Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, in London, where she lives.
“This may not mean much to some, but for me, I grew up in a very humble place in AcapulcoMexico, everything is a milestone”, mentioned in her publication the Acapulque native who is currently studying acting at the University of the Arts London.
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She also added that it has not been an easy road for her to arrive in London and be able to have been part of a production that is going around the world and in which millions of people will be able to see her work.
“Trust me when I say it hasn’t been an easy road, but I am deeply grateful for everything I have the opportunity to experience.
Who is America Chavez in the Marvel Cinematic Universe?
In Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, America Chavez is introduced at the beginning and can be seen wearing an LGBT+ flag pin throughout the movie, the character is the daughter of two mothers she lost when she got scared as a child and opened a gap to other multiverses.
América Chavez is a key figure in the creation of the young avengersa group of superheroes that the Marvel Cinematic Universe is rumored to perform very soon with the introduction of Ironheart and Ms. Marvel, the latter whose premiere is scheduled for next June.
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