EPIX have sent over a clip from the documentary With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story. In this video, Stan Lee talks about crediting the writers and artists behind comic books and the fun nicknames given to his staff. It also contains interview clips with ilustrators “Gentleman” Gene Colan, “Jazzy” John Romita and historian Jim McLauchlin among others.
EPIX are promoting their “Marvel Heroes Weekend” – April 27 – 29, a marathon of superhero movies including Iron Man 2, Thor, the world television premiere of Captain America: The First Avenger and the EPIX Original Documentary With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story. Hosted by legendary comic book creator Stan Lee, the marathon also includes EPIX Extra: Mighty Movie Superheroes, examining the origins and fan following of the mighty team. The weekend celebration of Marvel’s famed superheroes and their creator features the movies that have led up to the highly anticipated theatrical release of The Avengers on May 4 (or 25 April in Australia).
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Stan Lee will also be visiting Australia in June/July for the first Oz Comic-Con in Melbourne.