Last month, The Wrap broke the news that Marvel Studios was considering Joaquin Phoenix for the title role in DOCTOR STRANGE. Today, Collider reports Marvel and Phoenix are now in final talks with negotiations characterized as being on "the line.
The shirt originally said, "Some people are gay. Original pin: Get over it." They were made as part of a demonstration for gay rights in the UK. Sir Ian McKellen has been an outspoken advocate for gay rights.