Stan Lee, born in 1922 in Manhattan, New York, is a comic book writer who was the editor-in-chief of Marvel Comics and later its publisher and chairman. He co-created fictional characters including Spider-Man, the Hulk, Doctor Strange, the Fantastic Four, Daredevil, Black Panther, the X-Men, and, with the addition of co-writer Larry Lieber, the characters Ant-Man, Iron Man and Thor.
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Stan Lee talks to the Wall Street Journal's Lee Hawkins about what it takes for young writers to be successful in the comic book industry, and how he helped build Marvel and Pow! Entertainment by engaging with readers from far beyond the United States.
Stan Lee and Pow! Entertainment President and CEO Gill Champion talk to the Wall Street Journal's Lee Hawkins about the continued globalization of their company, Stan Lee's Comikaze, Comic-Con International, and the new projects at Pow! Entertainment.