• RaceAhead: A Final World from Stan Lee

    27 days ago - By Fortune

    It felt like Stan Lee would always be here.
    The legendary writer, editor, and creator of Marvel Comics died yesterday at age 95. He created or co-created Black Panther, Spider-Man, the X-Men, Thor, Iron Man, the Fantastic Four, the Incredible Hulk, Daredevil and Ant-Man, among others.
    Yes, he was complicated, particularly at the end. But he was an enduring true believer, who never shied away from politics, civil rights, and other progressive issues.
    Lee transformed the lives of millions of fans and helped them believe that they didn't have to be a billionaire playboy to be the hero...
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  • 17 iconic characters that exist because of Stan Lee

    17 iconic characters that exist because of Stan Lee

    27 days ago - By Business Insider

    Legendary comic book writer, editor, and publisher Stan Lee died on Monday.
    The former president and chairman of Marvel comics has left behind many incredible creations and legacies and he was instrumental in helping to change the comic book world. Throughout his career, Lee was known for coming up with superheroes who were human, flawed, and relatable.
    If it weren't for Lee's work, many of the superhero stories, characters, and movies that you know and love today probably wouldn't be around.
    Here are just 17 of the many iconic Marvel franchises and characters that Stan Lee contributed to...
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  • Sebastian Stan told us the memory of Stan Lee he always thinks about with a smile

    Sebastian Stan told us the memory of Stan Lee he always thinks about with a smile

    27 days ago - By Business Insider

    Sebastian Stan, who plays Bucky Barnes in the Marvel movies, told Business Insider his fondest memories of Stan Lee, who died on Monday.
    Lee, the former president and chairman of Marvel Comics, was a fixture in the Marvel movies for the last decade as he made cameos in most of them.
    The entertainment world was sad to hear about the death of Stan Lee on Monday at the age of 95. The former president and chairman of Marvel Comics had become the beloved face of the Marvel universe, popping up in cameos for the last decade in many of the big-screen adaptations starring the characters he helped...
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  • Hugh Jackman remembers when Stan Lee stole his spotlight on a Comic-Con red carpet

    Hugh Jackman remembers when Stan Lee stole his spotlight on a Comic-Con red carpet

    27 days ago - By Business Insider

    "X-Men" star Hugh Jackman shared a memory of "creative genius" Stan Lee , who died Monday at the age of 95, while on CBS' " The Late Show With Stephen Colbert " Monday night.
    Jackman said he was on a red carpet at Comic-Con one year and expected some excitement because he was Wolverine, but he was shown up by Lee.
    "I was the only one on there, and no one was taking my photo because at the other end was Stan Lee, and there was about 300 photographers and interviewers just all on Stan," he said.
    Watch the interview below.
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