Stan Lee gets a Hollywood star
Comic book legend Stan Lee has been given a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
The co-creator of such Marvel Comics characters as Spider-Man, the Incredible Hulk, X-Men, The Fantastic Four and Iron Man, unveiled his sidewalk star in front of the Live Nation Building on Hollywood Boulevard.
The 88-year-old comic book writer, who has made cameos in many of the films based on Marvel comics, including in Spider-Man, X-Men and Iron Man, received the 2,428th star dedicated on the famous avenue of dreams.
Lee is founder, chairman and chief creative officer of POW! Entertainment.
More than two million of Lee's comic books have been published in 75 nations and in 25 languages. His characters have been featured in 24 animated television series and several live-action movies.