Brace yourselves, true believers. Avengers: Endgame will be Stan Lee’s final Marvel Cinematic Universe appearance.
“It’s his last one committed to film,” director Joe Russo confirmed to Mashable at a press day in Los Angeles. (Previously, he had said he if Lee had shot one for the upcoming Spider-Man: Far From Home.)
While the Russos didn’t say what, exactly, Lee’s cameo would be in the movie, they were happy to reminisce about their time with the comics legend.
Anthony Russo, a self-described “comic book nerd” as a kid, recalls how was “weird” when Lee would come to set — in a good way.
“We have all these movie stars on that set, and when Stan came to set, everybody would be like kids again,” he