Stan Lee (born Stanley Martin Lieber, December 28, 1922) is an American comic book writer, editor, publisher, media producer, television host, actor, and former president and chairman of Marvel Comics.
Tilda Swinton in Talks to Join Benedict Cumberbatch in Marvel’s ‘Doctor Strange’
Variety, 2015-05-27 19:04:35
Tilda Swinton is in talks to co-star with Benedict Cumberbatch in Marvel’s “Doctor Strange.” Scott Derrickson is directing the comicbook movie. Cumberbatch will play Stephen Vincent Strange, a former neurosurgeon who becomes the next Sorcerer Supreme and primary protector of Earth against magical and mystical threats. Marvel Comics vets Stan ...
Michael B. Jordan on ‘Fantastic Four’ Casting Backlash: I’ll ‘Shoulder All This Hate’
Variety, 2015-05-22 23:58:37
Michael B. Jordan is responding to backlash after being cast as Johnny Storm in the upcoming “Fantastic Four” reboot. The announcement created a stir from fans of the comic book franchise, originally created by Stan Lee. “You’re not supposed to go on the Internet when you’re cast as a superhero,” ...
Stan Lee and YouTube Launch ‘World of Superheroes’
Variety, 2015-05-07 15:01:01
Comics legend Stan Lee has pacted with Google’s YouTube on “World of Superheroes,” an initiative engineered to encourage creators to produce original content for the world’s biggest video destination. Lee’s Pow! Entertainment has set up “cinematic-quality sets” at YouTube Spaces studios in Los Angeles, New York, London, Tokyo and São ...