Lupita Nyong’o Joins Other Marvel Stars to Pay Tribute to Comic Books Pioneer Stan Lee

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Posted: November 13, 2018

Stan Lee, the legendary creator of classic comic book characters like Spider-Man, Fantastic Four, Iron Man, Black Panther, The X-Men, Loki and Black Widow passed away last night at the ripe age of 95.

Tributes have been pouring in from the collective global comic book fandom, including the Marvel Cinematic Universe, which owes much of its film success to Stan the Man.

Our very own Lupita Nyong’o, who joined the MCU this year by playing Nakia in Black Panther left a heartfelt message on her Twitter, honouring the man who made it all possible to begin with:

Many other actors in the MCU gave their tributes too.

Mark Ruffalo, The Hulk (Avengers)

Chris Pratt, Peter Quill/Star-Lord (Guardians of the Galaxy)

Samuel L. Jackson, Nick Fury (Avengers)

Zoe Saldana, Gamora (Guardians of the Galaxy)

Karen Gillan, Nebula (Guardians of the Galaxy)

Anthony Mackie, Sam Wilson/Falcon (Avengers)

Joss Whedon, Director (The Avengers & Avengers: Age of Ultron)

Winston Duke, M’Baku (Black Panther)

Chris Evans, Captain America (Avengers)

Anthony and Joe Russo, Directors (Avengers: Infinity War)

Angela Bassett, Ramonda (Black Panther)

Jeremy Renner, Clint Barton/Hawkeye (Avengers)

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RIP Stan Lee ! You’re a legend my friend #rip #stanlee

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Evangeline Lilly, Hope van Dyne/Wasp (Ant-Man)

Robert Downey Jr., Tony Stark/Iron Man (Avengers)

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I owe it all to you,,, Rest In Peace Stan… #MCU #Excelsior #legend #rip #stanlee #TeamStark

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Ryan Reynolds, Wade Wilson/Deadpool (Deadpool)

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Thanks for everything, Stan.

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Sebastian Stan, Bucky Barnes/Winter Soldier (Avengers)

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Thank you great legend. You will be missed. I wouldn’t be here without you. ❤️🙏🏻❤️

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Letitia Wright, Shuri (Black Panther)

Hugh Jackman, Logan/Wolverine (The X-Men)

Tom Holland, Peter Parker/Spider-Man (Avengers)

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How many millions of us are indebted to this guy, none more so than me. The father of Marvel has made so many people so incredibly happy. What a life and what a thing to have achieved. Rest in peace Stan

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Mike Colter, Luke Cage (The Defenders)

Tom Hardy, Eddie Brock/Venom (Venom)

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With the greatest of respect ❤️

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Halle Berry, Ororo Munroe/Storm (The X-Men)

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