It was a truly sad moment when Stan Lee passed away in November. He was an iconic personality who had helped create a mythology of the current world. He was an amazing person and he will be totally missed.
Now, having said that… here is the EYG Award named after the Man. The EYG Stan Lee Cameo of the Year Award.
Previous winners: Stan Lee (twice), John Cena, Chris Evans, Sigourney Weaver, Hugh Jackman.
Runners-Up: Brad Pitt (Deadpool 2)– The Vanisher! Darth Maul (Solo: A Star Wars Story)– a fun surprise in an average film. Red Skull (Avengers: Infinity War)– the crowd gasped at the return of Red Skull in Infinity War. This might have been the second place finsiher. Michael C. Hall (Game Night)– Dexter arrived in Game Night.
Winner: The three time winner…. Stan “The Man” Lee!!!!
Stan Lee was amazing in cameos this year… And he was everywhere with FIVE (count them) FIVE cameos this year!
Avengers: Infinity War
Ant Man & the Wasp
Teen Titans Go to the Movies
Spider-man: Into the Spider-verse
The great Stan Lee becomes the three-peat winner of the EYG Stan Lee Cameo of the Year Award… and with a few more cameos in the can, filmed before he passed away, could he be awarded with number four next year as well?