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Len Wein (1948–2017)


One of the most influential and prolific comic book writers, Leonard Norman Wein is best known as the co-creator of Marvel's premier female superhero Ororo Munroe (aka "Storm"), the claw-bearing X-Man James 'Logan' Howlett (aka "Wolverine") and the earth elemental known as 'Swamp Thing'. The iconic loner "Wolverine" was initially conceived at the ... See full bio »

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Young Justice
Young Justice Writer
(2011-2013)
Batman: Bad Blood
(2016)
Deadpool
Deadpool Writer
(2016)
Swamp Thing
Swamp Thing Writer
(1982)

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 2018 Suicide Squad: Hell to Pay (character created by: Amanda Waller) (announced)
 2017 Batman: The Enemy Within (Video Game) (characters: Lucius Fox & Amanda Blake Waller - uncredited)
 2017 Lego DC Super Hero Girls: Brain Drain (Video) (character created by: Amanda Waller - uncredited)
 2017 Batman and Harley Quinn (Video) (character created by: Swamp Thing)
 2015-2017 Gotham (TV Series) (character: Lucius Fox - 18 episodes)
- Heroes Rise: Destiny Calling (2017) ... (character: Lucius Fox - uncredited)
- Heroes Rise: Light the Wick (2017) ... (character: Lucius Fox - uncredited)
- Heroes Rise: How the Riddler Got His Name (2017) ... (character: Lucius Fox - uncredited)
- Mad City: Smile Like You Mean It (2017) ... (character: Lucius Fox - uncredited)
- Mad City: Ghosts (2017) ... (character: Lucius Fox - uncredited)
 2017 DC Super Hero Girls: Intergalactic Games (Video) (character created by: Amanda Waller - uncredited)
 2017 Logan (based on the character created by - uncredited)
 2017 Justice League Dark (Video) (character created by: Swamp Thing)
  Justice League Action (TV Series) (character created by: Swamp Thing - 4 episodes, 2016 - 2017) (character created by: Mongul - 1 episode, 2016)
- Garden of Evil (2017) ... (character created by: Swamp Thing)
- The Fatal Fare (2017) ... (character created by: Swamp Thing)
- Abate and Switch (Shazam Slam) (2016) ... (character created by: Swamp Thing)
- Galaxy Jest (2016) ... (character created by: Mongul)
- Zombie King (2016) ... (character created by: Swamp Thing)
 2016 Luke Cage (TV Series) (character: Cornell Stokes/Cottonmouth - 6 episodes)
- Manifest (2016) ... (character: Cornell Stokes/Cottonmouth - uncredited)
- Suckas Need Bodyguards (2016) ... (character: Cornell Stokes/Cottonmouth - uncredited)
- Just to Get a Rep (2016) ... (character: Cornell Stokes/Cottonmouth - uncredited)
- Who's Gonna Take the Weight? (2016) ... (character: Cornell Stokes/Cottonmouth - uncredited)
- Code of the Streets (2016) ... (character: Cornell Stokes/Cottonmouth - uncredited)
 2016 DC Super Hero Girls: Hero of the Year (Video) (character created by: Amanda Waller - uncredited)
 2016 Batman: The Telltale Series (Video Game) (character: Lucius Fox - uncredited)
 2016 Suicide Squad (character: Amanda Blake Waller - uncredited)
 2016 Justice League vs. Teen Titans (Video) (character: Barbara Ann Minerva/Cheetah - uncredited)
 2016 DC Super Hero Girls: Super Hero High (TV Movie) (character created by: Amanda Waller - uncredited) / (character created by: Lucius Fox)
 2016 Deadpool (character: Piotr "Peter" Nikolaievitch Rasputin/Colossus - uncredited)
 2016 Batman: Bad Blood (Video) (character created by: Lucius Fox)
 2015 Lego DC Super Heroes: Justice League - Attack of the Legion of Doom! (Video) (character: Barbara Ann Minerva/Cheetah - uncredited)
 2015 Justice League: Gods and Monsters (Video) (character created by: Amanda Waller - uncredited)
 2015 Batman: Arkham Knight (Video Game) (character: Lucius Fox - uncredited)
  Ben 10: Omniverse (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes, 2013 - 2014) (written by - 2 episodes, 2012 - 2013)
- Max's Monster (2013) ... (writer)
- Rules of Engagement (2013) ... (written by)
- Have I Got a Deal for You (2012) ... (written by)
 2014 Batman: Assault on Arkham (Video) (character created by: Amanda Waller - uncredited)
 2014 X-Men: Days of Future Past (characters: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine, Ororo Munroe/Storm & Piotr Rasputin/Colossus - uncredited)
 2014 Beware the Batman (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Attraction (2014)
 2013 Batman: Arkham Origins - Blackgate (Video Game) (character: Amanda Blake Waller - uncredited)
 2013 Lego Marvel Super Heroes (Video Game) (characters: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine, Piotr Rasputin/Colossus & Ororo Munroe/Storm - uncredited)
  Ultimate Spider-Man (TV Series) (character: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine - 2 episodes, 2012 - 2013) (character: Michael Korvac - 1 episode, 2013) (characters: Wrecking Crew; Eliot Franklin/Thunderball, Henry Camp/Bulldozer & Brian Calusky/Piledriver - 1 episode, 2012) (character: Shou-Lao - 1 episode, 2012)
- Game Over (2013) ... (character: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine - uncredited)
- Guardians of the Galaxy (2013) ... (character: Michael Korvac - uncredited)
- Damage (2012) ... (characters: Wrecking Crew; Eliot Franklin/Thunderball, Henry Camp/Bulldozer & Brian Calusky/Piledriver - uncredited)
- Strange (2012) ... (character: Shou-Lao - uncredited)
- Freaky (2012) ... (character: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine - uncredited)
  Young Justice (TV Series) (character created by: Mongul - 3 episodes, 2013) (concept created by: STAR Labs - 2 episodes, 2011 - 2013) (character created by: Blackbriar Thorn - 1 episode, 2012) (character created by: Amanda Waller - 1 episode, 2011)
- Intervention (2013) ... (character created by: Mongul - uncredited)
- The Hunt (2013) ... (character created by: Mongul - uncredited)
- War (2013) ... (character created by: Mongul)
- The Runaways (2013) ... (concept created by: STAR Labs - uncredited)
- Misplaced (2012) ... (character created by: Blackbriar Thorn)
 2012 Batman Revealed (character: Lucius Fox - uncredited)
 2012 Justice League: Doom (Video) (character: Barbara Ann Minerva/Cheetah - uncredited)
 2011 X: First Class (character: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine - uncredited)
 2011 Wolverine (TV Series) (character - 12 episodes)
- Wolf Eyes (2011) ... (character)
- Kurohagi (2011) ... (character)
- Shingen (2011) ... (character)
- Hell Road (2011) ... (character)
- Koh (2011) ... (character)
 2011 Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds (Video Game) (characters created by: Wolverine & Storm)
  Human Target (TV Series) (based on the DC Comics characters created by - 17 episodes, 2010 - 2011) (characters - 8 episodes, 2010 - 2011)
- Marshall Pucci (2011) ... (based on the DC Comics characters created by)
- The Trouble with Harry (2011) ... (characters)
- Kill Bob (2011) ... (characters)
- Imbroglio (2011) ... (characters)
- Cool Hand Guerrero (2011) ... (characters)
 2011 The Super Hero Squad Show (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- So Pretty When They Explode! (2011) ... (written by)
 2010 Ben 10: Ultimate Alien (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- ...Nor Iron Bars a Cage (2010) ... (written by)
- Hit 'Em Where They Live (2010) ... (written by)
 2010 Smallville (TV Series) (character: Amanda Blake Waller - 3 episodes)
- Sacrifice (2010) ... (character: Amanda Blake Waller - uncredited)
- Checkmate (2010) ... (character: Amanda Blake Waller - uncredited)
- Absolute Justice (2010) ... (character: Amanda Blake Waller - uncredited)
 2009-2010 Ben 10: Alien Force (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Vendetta (2010) ... (writer)
- Trade Off (2009) ... (writer)
 2009 Spider-Woman, Agent of S.W.O.R.D. (TV Mini-Series) (character: Wolverine - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.5 (2009) ... (character: Wolverine)
 2009 Watchmen: The End Is Nigh (Video Game) (written by)
 2009 Hulk Vs. (Video) (character: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine - uncredited)
 2008 Next Avengers: Heroes of Tomorrow (Video) (character: Ororo Munroe/Storm - uncredited)
  Justice League Unlimited (TV Series) (character: Amanda Waller - 8 episodes, 2004 - 2006) (character: Amanda Blake Waller - 1 episode, 2005) (character: Barbara Ann Minerva/Cheetah - 1 episode, 2004) (character: Mongul - 1 episode, 2004)
- Patriot Act (2006) ... (character: Amanda Waller - uncredited)
- Epilogue (2005) ... (character: Amanda Waller - uncredited)
- Divided We Fall (2005) ... (character: Amanda Waller - uncredited)
- Panic in the Sky (2005) ... (character: Amanda Waller - uncredited)
- Flashpoint (2005) ... (character: Amanda Waller - uncredited)
  Teen Titans (TV Series) (character: Leonid Kovar/Red Star - 2 episodes, 2005 - 2006) (character: Andre Le Blanc - 2 episodes, 2005) (characters: Leonid Kovar/Red Star & Andre Le Blanc - 1 episode, 2006)
- Titans Together (2006) ... (characters: Leonid Kovar/Red Star & Andre Le Blanc - uncredited)
- Calling All Titans (2006) ... (character: Leonid Kovar/Red Star - uncredited)
- Snowblind (2005) ... (character: Leonid Kovar/Red Star - uncredited)
- For Real (2005) ... (character: Andre Le Blanc - uncredited)
- Homecoming: Part 2 (2005) ... (character: Andre Le Blanc - uncredited)
 2006 Kappa Mikey (TV Series)
 2005 Kong: The Animated Series (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Howling Jack (2005) ... (as Lein Wein)
 2004 The Punisher (Video Game) (character: Jigsaw - uncredited)
  Justice League (TV Series) (character: Galius Zed - 3 episodes, 2001 - 2003) (character: Barbara Ann Minerva/Cheetah - 2 episodes, 2002) (character: Mongul - 2 episodes, 2002)
- Hearts and Minds (2003) ... (character: Galius Zed - uncredited)
- Injustice for All: Part II (2002) ... (character: Barbara Ann Minerva/Cheetah - uncredited)
- Injustice for All (2002) ... (character: Barbara Ann Minerva/Cheetah - uncredited)
- War World: Part II (2002) ... (character: Mongul - uncredited)
- War World (2002) ... (character: Mongul - uncredited)
 2002 X-Men: Next Dimension (Video Game) (characters: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine, Ororo Munroe/Storm & Kurt Wagner/Nightcrawler - uncredited)
 2001 Tony Hawk's Pro Skater 3 (Video Game) (character: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine - uncredited)
  X-Men: Evolution (TV Series) (characters: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine, Kurt Wagner/Nightcrawler & Ororo Munroe/Storm - 2 episodes, 2000) (characters: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine & James "Jamie" Madrox/Multiple - 1 episode, 2001) (character: Kurt Wagner/Nightcrawler - 1 episode, 2001) (characters: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine & Kurt Wagner/Nightcrawler - 1 episode, 2000)
- Growing Pains (2001) ... (characters: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine & James "Jamie" Madrox/Multiple - uncredited)
- Middleverse (2001) ... (character: Kurt Wagner/Nightcrawler - uncredited)
- Rogue Recruit (2000) ... (characters: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine, Kurt Wagner/Nightcrawler & Ororo Munroe/Storm - uncredited)
- The X-Impulse (2000) ... (characters: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine & Kurt Wagner/Nightcrawler - uncredited)
- Strategy X (2000) ... (characters: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine, Kurt Wagner/Nightcrawler & Ororo Munroe/Storm - uncredited)
 2001 Action Man (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Tower of Power (2001)
 1999 Avengers: United They Stand (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Command Decision (1999) ... (written by)
 1999 Beast Machines: Transformers (TV Series) (writer)
 1998-1999 RoboCop: Alpha Commando (TV Series) (40 episodes)
- Das Re-Boot (1999)
- Out of the Dark (1999)
- Father's Day (1998)
- The Erg and I (1998)
 1998 Godzilla: The Series (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- What Dreams May Come (1998) ... (written by)
 1997-1998 The New Batman Adventures (TV Series) (character: Lucius Fox - 4 episodes)
- Chemistry (1998) ... (character: Lucius Fox - uncredited)
- The Ultimate Thrill (1998) ... (character: Lucius Fox - uncredited)
- Mean Seasons (1998) ... (character: Lucius Fox - uncredited)
- Double Talk (1997) ... (character: Lucius Fox - uncredited)
 1998 War Planets (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Behold, the Beast (1998) ... (writer)
 1998 Pocket Dragon Adventures (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Winter Take All (1998)
 1997 Beast Wars: Transformers (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Tangled Web (1997) ... (writer)
  Spider-Man (TV Series) (character: Ororo Munroe/Storm - 1 episode, 1997) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1996) (characters: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine & Ororo Munroe/Storm - 1 episode, 1995) (character: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine & Ororo Munroe/Storm - 1 episode, 1995) (writer - 1 episode, 1995)
- Secret Wars, Chapter 1: Arrival (1997) ... (character: Ororo Munroe/Storm - uncredited)
- Neogenic Nightmare Chapter 5: Mutants Revenge (1995) ... (characters: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine & Ororo Munroe/Storm - uncredited)
- Neogenic Nightmare Chapter 4: The Mutant Agenda (1995) ... (character: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine & Ororo Munroe/Storm - uncredited)
- The Alien Costume: Part 1 (1995) ... (writer)
 1997 Mummies Alive! (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Tree O'Clock Rock (1997) ... (teleplay)
 1997 ReBoot (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Between a Raccoon and a Hard Place (1997) ... (written by)
  X-Men (TV Series) (characters: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine & Ororo Munroe/Storm - 20 episodes, 1992 - 1994) (written by - 4 episodes, 1993 - 1997) (character: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine - 4 episodes, 1993 - 1994) (characters: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine & James "Jamie" Madrox/Multiple Man - 1 episode, 1995) (characters: Ororo Munroe/Storm & James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine - 1 episode, 1994) (characters: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine, Ororo Munroe/Storm, Piotr "Peter" Nikolaievitch Rasputin & Illyana Rasputina - 1 episode, 1993) (characters: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine, General Chasen & Kurt Wagner/Nightcrawler - 1 episode, 1993) (characters: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine, Ororo Munroe/Storm, Piotr "Peter" Nikolaievitch Rasputin/Colossus, Illyana Rasputina, Alexandra Rasputina & Nikolai Rasputin - 1 episode, 1993) (characters: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine, Ororo Munroe/Storm & Piotr "Peter" Nikolaievitch Rasputin/Colossus - 1 episode, 1993)
- Old Soldiers (1997) ... (written by)
- Cold Comfort (1995) ... (characters: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine & James "Jamie" Madrox/Multiple Man - uncredited)
- Phoenix Saga, Part 1: Sacrifice (1994) ... (characters: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine & Ororo Munroe/Storm - uncredited)
- Out of the Past: Part 2 (1994) ... (character: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine - uncredited) / (written by)
- Out of the Past: Part 1 (1994) ... (character: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine - uncredited)
  Street Fighter: The Animated Series (TV Series) (1 episode, 1996) (written by - 2 episodes, 1996)
- Cammy Must Die (1996) ... (written by)
- Cammy and the Bachelor (1996) ... (written by)
- Chunnel Vision (1996)
 1996 The Incredible Hulk (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Man to Man, Beast to Beast (1996) ... (writer)
 1996 Hypernauts (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- A Walk in the Garden (1996) ... (written by)
 1995 Iron Man (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Fire and Rain (1995) ... (writer)
  Phantom 2040 (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1995) (writer - 1 episode, 1994)
- Sanctuary (1995) ... (teleplay)
- Dark Orbit: Part One (1994) ... (writer)
 1994 Wolverine: Adamantium Rage (Video Game) (character)
  Batman: The Animated Series (TV Series) (character: Lucius Fox - 8 episodes, 1992 - 1994) (written by - 2 episodes, 1992) (story by - 1 episode, 1993) (teleplay by - 1 episode, 1993) (story - 1 episode, 1993) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1993) (based on the comic book story by - 1 episode, 1992) (character: Anthony Lupus/The Werewolf - 1 episode, 1992)
- Avatar (1994) ... (character: Lucius Fox - uncredited)
- The Demon's Quest: Part II (1993) ... (story by) / (teleplay by)
- See No Evil (1993) ... (character: Lucius Fox - uncredited)
- Blind as a Bat (1993) ... (story) / (teleplay)
- Off Balance (1992) ... (character: Lucius Fox - uncredited) / (written by)
 1994 Conan and the Young Warriors (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Covenant (1994)
 1994 Exosquad (TV Series) (written by - 3 episodes)
- Expendable (1994) ... (written by)
- Call of the Unknown (1994) ... (written by)
- Miracle (1994) ... (written by)
 1993 Spider-Man and the X-Men: Arcade's Revenge (Video Game) (characters: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine & Ororo Munroe/Storm - uncredited)
 1993 The Punisher (Video Game) (character: Billy Russo/Jigsaw - uncredited)
 1992 X-Men (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 1992 Human Target (TV Series) (based on the DC Comics series created by - 1 episode)
- Unaired Pilot (1992) ... (based on the DC Comics series created by)
 1991 Swamp Thing (TV Series) (creator: Swamp Thing - 5 episodes)
- Experiment in Terror (1991) ... (creator)
- Legend of the Lost Cavern (1991) ... (creator)
- Falling Red Star (1991) ... (creator)
- To Live Forever (1991) ... (creator)
- The Un-Men Unleashed (1991) ... (creator)
 1990 Swamp Thing (TV Series) (comic book)
 1989 The Return of Swamp Thing (comic book)
 1986 The Transformers (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Webworld (1986) ... (writer)
  Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends (TV Series) (characters: Ororo Munroe/Storm, Kurt Wagner/Nightcrawler, Piotr Rasputin/Colossus & John Proudstar/Thunderbird - 1 episode, 1983) (characters: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine & Ororo Munroe/Storm - 1 episode, 1982)
- The X-Men Adventure (1983) ... (characters: Ororo Munroe/Storm, Kurt Wagner/Nightcrawler, Piotr Rasputin/Colossus & John Proudstar/Thunderbird - uncredited)
- A Firestar Is Born (1982) ... (characters: James "Logan" Howlett/Wolverine & Ororo Munroe/Storm - uncredited)
 1982 Swamp Thing (comic book)
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He is a noted comic book writer most famous for the creation of the Swamp Thing.

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Alternate Names:

Lein Wein

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Trivia:

Co-created the X-Men character "Wolverine" with artist John Romita, Sr.

Star Sign:

Gemini

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