Stan Lee is a true comic-book legend. He was president and chairman of Marvel Comics and the man behind characters such as Spider-Man, Iron Man, Hulk, Thor and the X-Men. He’s 95 years old, but still placing some pretty hilarious cameos in the movies based on his own Marvel creations and not only.
In honour of his newest one in Avengers: Infinity War, here are some of the best Stan Lee cameos of all, the man seems to be doing this forever right?
Stan briefly appears as a jury member during Hulk’s trial. This is the first time Stan appeared in a live-action Marvel-related film or television project.
While Senator Kelly comes out from the ocean as a mutant, Stan plays a hot dog person standing on the beach.
While Spiderman and Green Goblin fight like crazy for the first time in the movie, Stan Lee is seen as part of the crowd not believing what he just saw
Matt Murdock saves Stan Lee from crossing the street and getting hit by a bus as he is not looking. This happens in a youth flashback
This is the first time Stan Lee actually speaks in a cameo. He is a security guard and his colleague? Original TV Hulk Lou Ferrigno
Stan Lee saves a woman from falling debris while Spider-Man and Doctor Octopus fight above. Stan gets to speak again.
Stan plays a US post office man and delivers some letters to Reed Richards in the lobby of the Baxter Building
Professor X and Magneto visit Jean Grey and while she displays her powerful abilities, the neighbours a little bit affected, like Stan Lee’s hose while he is trying to water the garden
As Peter Parker walks through Times Square, he stops by a sign that reads ” Spider-man To Receive Key To The City. ” Stan stops next to him and says something cheeky
Stan Lee is a rejected guest at Reed Richards and Sue Storm’s wedding. If only they knew this is the man behind their story…
And now it’s time for the Modern Age of Marvel. In the first Iron-Man, Stan Lee appears as Hugh Hefner walking up a red carpet and surrounded by beautiful women. As Tony Stark walks in the party, he pats Stan on the back
Stan drinks soda mixed with Bruce Banner’s blood. After he is poisoned by it, the authorities track down Banner to a bottling plant in Brazil.
Stan Lee is some sort of Larry King at Stark Expo
Stan is a pick-up driver trying to move Thor’s legendary hammer from the ground.
Stan Lee is a general waiting to honour Captain America and he mistakes someone else for Cap, saying “I thought he’d be taller”. This is the first time Stan appeared in a film for a character he didn’t actually create himself. Captain America was created by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby.
Stan appears in a news report after what happened in New York
Stan Lee listens to music while in the background Spider-Man and the Lizard are fighting hard
Stan is an enthusiastic beauty pageant judge.
Stan is just a patient in a mental ward
Captain America steals his suit from an exhibition at the Smithsonian right under Stan’s nose.
Stan is just a man in the crowd at Peter Parker’s graduation
Rocket views Stan through his scanning device as Stan is having a conversation with a younger woman.
Stan has a little drinking game with the Avengers at their victory party. Thor says that Asgardian liquor is not made for mortal men, but Stan insists he wants some since he has fought at the Omaha Beach. Then we see him being escorted from the party, muttering “Excelsior!”
Stan is part of a brief flashback as a bartender
This is one of the funniest as Stan appears as an MC in a nightclub.
Stan Lee comes to Tony Stark’s door to delivered a package on behalf of FedEx
Stan is one of the many people affected by the Apocalypse bringing destruction to Earth
Doctor Strange and Baron Mordo battle with Kaecilius while Stan happily rides a London city bus
Technically, Stan Lee has two cameos in GOTG2; one during Rocket and Yondu’s cosmic leap through space, and one in an post-credits scene. Both see him on an asteroid talking to some Watchers – characters he himself created as a Marvel comic book writer – about the things he’s seen. Sort of like in Avengers where he is talking on TV about what happened.
Spider-Man is just so happy that he is Spider-Man and is trying to save his neighbour from crime that he accidentally attacks an innocent bystander who he thinks is stealing a car, but who is actually just trying to leave without disturbing his neigbours and we soon understand why. The car alarm goes off and Stan Lee quickly appears from a window yelling at Spider-Man to keep it down.
He is the man who gave Thor a haircut
T’Challa, Nakia and Okoye got undercover in a casino to try to capture Ulysses Klau. Stan Lee is a high-rolling gambler who promises to take care of T’Challa’s winnings, if you get what we’re saying
We haven’t got the footage yet, but believe us, we’ve seen the movie and Stan Lee is right there where it should.