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Marvel Stars and Other Celebs React To Stan Lee's Death

The comic-book titan's death inspired an outpouring of grief – and celebrations of his legacy – on social media from Robert Downey Jr., Hugh Jackman, Ryan Reynolds and more.

by | November 12, 2018 | Comments

Few people have shaped modern moviegoing and TV-watching quite so much as Marvel’s Stan Lee. The characters he created and co-created – web-slingers, cocky men in iron suits, mutants on a mission – have propelled some of the biggest films, series, and franchises of our time. So it was no surprise that the news of Lee’s death spread quickly on social media on Monday, and some of the world’s biggest stars – many of whom had their biggest roles playing heroes he created – paid tribute to the comic-book titan. Among them are MCU and Marvel stars like Hugh Jackman, Letitia Wright, and Robert Downey Jr. Here are some of the most moving star reactions to Stan Lee’s death.


Kevin Feige, Marvel Studios President


Robert Downey Jr., Iron Man


Chris Evans, Captain America 


Ryan Reynolds, Deadpool 

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Thanks for everything, Stan.

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Sebastian Stan, Bucky Barnes/Winter Soldier 


Rosario Dawson, Claire Temple 


Letitia Wright, Shuri


Hugh Jackman, Wolverine 


Russo Bros, Winter Soldier, Civil War, Infinity War


Tom Holland, Spider-Man


Edgar Wright, Writer Ant-Man


Evangeline Lilly, Wasp


Angela Bassett, Ramonda


Mike Colter, Luke Cage


Tom Hardy, Eddie Brock/Venom (Venom)

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With the greatest of respect ❤️

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Topher Grace, Eddie Brock/Venom (Spider-Man 3)


Zoe Saldana, Gamora 


Joss Whedon, The Avengers


Samuel L. Jackson, Nick Fury


Halle Berry, Storm


Anthony Mackie, Falcon


Chris Pratt, Star-Lord


Mark Ruffalo, Hulk


Jeremy Renner, Hawkeye


Bob Iger, Disney Chairman & CEO The Walt Disney Company


 

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