Stan Lee's famous Marvel cameos started out as a joke in the comics

Jason Guerrasio

Stan Lee recently proclaimed himself “the world’s most famous cameo artist.” And it’s hard to argue with him.

“The artists back then would draw me in as a joke or just to have fun,” Lee told BI. “And I would put some dialogue balloons there and it looked as if I intended it. I didn’t try to do cameos in those days.”

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