Stan Lee, one of Marvel’s greatest ever exports, passed away at the age of 95, leaving behind a wealth of comic book gold ranging from Spider-Man to Black Panther, Thor to the Fantastic Four. Most, if not all of those characters have been integrated into the fabric of the Marvel Cinematic Universe as well, which really underlines the longevity of Lee’s timeless creations.
Indeed, McU chief Kevin Feige recently spoke about Stan Lee’s lasting legacy while appearing on Variety’s Playback Podcast (h/t Heroic Hollywood), along with the cameos currently in the tank. We know Avengers: Endgame is set to mark Lee’s final cameo – how very apropos, given it signals the end of an era in itself – though it remains to be seen what Marvel Studios has planned for the post-2019 world.
Regardless, here’s what Feige