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Stan Lee, the co-creator of many famous Marvel superheroes and former Editor-In-Chief of the comic book brand, died on Monday at the age of 95.
“With a heavy heart, we share our deepest condolences with his daughter and brother, and we honour and remember the creator, voice and champion of Marvel,” said Marvel in an official joint statement with Disney.
The company paid tribute to Lee, acknowledging his contribution to the Marvel brand and the entertainment industry.
Actors and fans alike also took to social media to express their sorrow over Lee’s death, remembering him for his legendary creations and the famous cameos he made in Marvel movies over the years.
— Khairun Kamaruzaini (@irritatingkhai) November 13, 2018
@TheRealStanLee. Proof that storytelling continues to be one of the greatest forces that shape humanity. You’ve inspired our generation to discover our individual callings, and to fight through the noise of society to become heroes in our own unique ways. #StanLeeForever
— Don Abad (@RealDonAbad) November 13, 2018
Anticipation of your appearance in those super hero movies will now be just a dream. Rest in peace Stan Lee ! #StanLeeForever
— Curious sapiens (@wingsatup) November 13, 2018
Marvel movies won’t be complete without your special appearance @TheRealStanLee @Marvel @MarvelStudios
You’ll be missed ❤️ #RIPStantheMan #StanLeeForever #Marvel #MarvelUniverse #marvelcomics #IronMan #Spiderman #ComicBookKing pic.twitter.com/ZVLFU15JZt
— Aditya Jain (@Jain27Aditya) November 13, 2018
A single image was posted across Stan Lee’s social media accounts and websites to mark the end of his era too.
— stan lee (@TheRealStanLee) November 12, 2018
Feature image: Marvel