Stan Lee: Comic-Book Writer and Publisher profiles the life and career of the creator of Spider-Man, The Incredible Hulk, and many other famous comic-book characters.
Stan Lee has had one of the most successful careers in the history of comic books. As creator of "The Marvel Universe," which includes timeless characters such as Spider-Man, The Incredible Hulk, and The Fantastic Four, Lee has enjoyed success on many levels, with many of his ideas being turned into profitable film and merchandise franchises. An imaginative and dedicated writer since childhood, Lee has had a career that, with its many highs and lows, has followed the trends of the comic-book industry itself. But his characters, known and loved for their distinctly human flaws, have stood the test of time and have made him one of the most respected names in the industry.