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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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(2014)
(1992-1993)
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(2011-2013)

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  Multiple Man (comic book & character) (announced)
 2019 Swamp Thing (TV Series) (characters) (filming)
 2019 The New Mutants (character created by: Magik) (post-production)
 2017 Justice League Action Shorts (TV Series) (character created by: Swamp Thing - 1 episode)
- Missing the Mark (2017) ... (character created by: Swamp Thing)
 2017 Transformers: Robots in Disguise (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Prepare for Departure (2017) ... (writer)
 2017 Batman and Harley Quinn (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, 2017)
- The Fatal Fare (2017) ... (character created by: Swamp Thing)
- Garden of Evil (2017) ... (character created by: Swamp Thing)
- Galaxy Jest (2017) ... (character created by: Mongul)
- Zombie King (2017) ... (character created by: Swamp Thing)
- Abate and Switch (Shazam Slam) (2016) ... (character created by: Swamp Thing)
 2017 Logan (based on the character created by - uncredited)
 2017 Justice League Dark (Video) (character created by: Swamp Thing)
 2016 DC Super Hero Girls: Super Hero High (TV Short) (character created by: Lucius Fox)
 2016 Batman: Bad Blood (Video) (character created by: Lucius Fox)
 2015 Avengers Assemble (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Dark Avengers (2015) ... (written by)
 2012-2014 Ben 10: Omniverse (TV Series) (written by - 4 episodes)
- It's a Mad, Mad, Mad Ben World: Part 2 (2014) ... (written by)
- Max's Monster (2013) ... (written by)
- Rules of Engagement (2013) ... (written by)
- Have I Got a Deal for You (2012) ... (written by)
 2014 Batman: Assault on Arkham (Video) (Amanda Waller created by - uncredited)
 2014 Beware the Batman (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Attraction (2014) ... (written by)
  Young Justice (TV Series) (S.T.A.R. Labs created by - 4 episodes, 2011 - 2013) (character created by: Mongul - 1 episode, 2013) (character created by: Blackbriar Thorn - 1 episode, 2012)
- War (2013) ... (character created by: Mongul)
- The Runaways (2013) ... (S.T.A.R. Labs created by - uncredited)
- Salvage (2012) ... (S.T.A.R. Labs created by - uncredited)
- Alienated (2012) ... (S.T.A.R. Labs created by - uncredited)
- Misplaced (2012) ... (character created by: Blackbriar Thorn)
 2011 Wolverine (TV Mini-Series) (character - 12 episodes)
- Wolf Eyes (2011) ... (character - uncredited)
- Kurohagi (2011) ... (character - uncredited)
- Shingen (2011) ... (character - uncredited)
- Hell Road (2011) ... (character - uncredited)
- Koh (2011) ... (character - uncredited)
 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)
 2009-2010 Ben 10: Alien Force (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Vendetta (2010) ... (writer)
- Trade Off (2009) ... (writer)
 2009 X-Men Origins: Wolverine (Video Game) (based on the marvel comics by - uncredited)
 2009 Watchmen: The End Is Nigh (Video Game) (written by)
 2006 Kappa Mikey (TV Series)
 2005 Kong: The Animated Series (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Howling Jack (2005) ... (as Lein Wein)
 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)
  RoboCop: Alpha Commando (TV Series) (4 episodes, 1998 - 1999) (series writer - 1 episode, 1998)
- Das Re-Boot (1999)
- Out of the Dark (1999)
- Father's Day (1998)
- Justice Reborn: Part 1 (1998) ... (series writer)
 1998 Pocket Dragon Adventures (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Winter Take All (1998)
 1998 Godzilla: The Series (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- What Dreams May Come (1998) ... (written by)
 1998 War Planets (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Behold, the Beast (1998) ... (writer)
 1997 Beast Wars: Transformers (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Tangled Web (1997) ... (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)
 1993-1997 X-Men (TV Series) (written by - 4 episodes)
- Old Soldiers (1997) ... (written by)
- Out of the Past: Part 2 (1994) ... (written by)
- Reunion: Part 1 (1994) ... (written by)
- Repo Man (1993) ... (written by)
  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)
  Spider-Man (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1996) (teleplay by - 1 episode, 1995)
- The Alien Costume: Part 1 (1995) ... (teleplay by)
 1996 The Incredible Hulk (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Man to Man, Beast to Beast (1996) ... (writer)
 1996 Superman (TV Series) (S.T.A.R. Labs created by - 1 episode)
- Feeding Time (1996) ... (S.T.A.R. Labs created by - uncredited)
 1996 Hypernauts (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- A Walk in the Garden (1996) ... (written by)
 1995 G.I. Joe Extreme (TV Series) (1 episode)
 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 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)
 1994 Wolverine: Adamantium Rage (Video Game) (based on the marvel comics by - uncredited)
  Batman: The Animated Series (TV Series) (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)
- The Demon's Quest: Part II (1993) ... (story by) / (teleplay by)
- Blind as a Bat (1993) ... (story) / (teleplay)
- Off Balance (1992) ... (written by)
- Moon of the Wolf (1992) ... (based on the comic book story by) / (written by)
 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 Wolverine (Video Game) (based on the marvel comics by - uncredited)
 1991 Swamp Thing (TV Mini-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)
 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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