The loss of Stan Lee hit the world of comics and entertainment pretty hard and now a new special is going to pay homage to the late legend. On December 20th ABC is going to air a special titled Celebrating Marvel’s Stan Lee. It will air on Friday, December 20 at 8 pm ET. The hour-long special will feature quite a few stars who have been involved with Marvel and Stan Lee in some way or another, whether through the MCU or the comic books.
The special was filmed in front of a live audience in NYC at the New Amsterdam Theater. We will get a glimpse into Stan Lee’s life with new interviews and archived footage that has never aired until now. So just who will viewers see on this special? Appearances include Tom Hiddleston, Paul Bettany, Cobie Smulders, Clark Gregg, Ming-Na Wen, Saquon Barkley, Mark Hamill, Jimmy Kimmel, Method Man, Darryl “DMC” McDaniels, Lauren Ridloff, Kevin Smith, Deborah Ann Woll, Joe Quesada, Seth Green, Bob Iger, CB Cebulski, Todd McFarlane, Kevin Feige, Gerry Conway. All will be sharing their memories of Stan Lee.
It should be a great hour into the life of someone who gave us so many incredible characters and stories that are sure to live on for generations to come.
‘Celebrating Marvel’s Stan Lee’ Primetime Special, Hosted by Clark Gregg, Airing December 20 [Marvel.com]