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Stan Lee

You know all those superhero movies that are powering Hollywood (and drawing young filmgoers) these days? You can thank Marvel man Stan Lee for a bunch of them. Here, he's accepting an award at the Spike TV Scream Awards in 2009, from " Spiderman" star Tobey Maguire.Kevin Winter, Getty Images