A once-in-a-lifetime tribute to the career of the legendary Stan Lee, who created characters such as Spider-Man, the X-Men, and Doctor Strange. The general public will have the opportunity to celebrate and take a look back at the Marvel Comics legend’s life and storied career in an event recorded live at the Saban Theatre in Los Angeles on August 22 and screened in HD as an Encore cinema event at Symphony Space on August 31.
Hosted by Chris Hardwick, this event will take a nostalgic look at the life of Stan Lee, similar in sentiment to “This is Your Life,” encompassing events from different periods of Mr. Lee’s life from growing up in Brooklyn to his first job, and finally, his present day success. Celebrity guests including Channing Tatum, Zoe Saldana, Tom Bergeron, Michael Rooker, major comic book artist Todd McFarlane, and many more will be on hand giving thanks through retrospective segments bringing to light how Mr. Lee has influenced and inspired countless lives and creative endeavors.
The show will also feature never-before-seen personal photos, home videos, and other multimedia experiences throughout.