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POW! Entertainment, Inc. 
is in the business of creating and licensing
intellectual properties for the entertainment industry. 

POW! develops its properties
in traditional entertainment media, including:
feature length films in live action and animation,
television programming, merchandising and
related ancillary markets.

With high demand for content in media such
as mobile applications, on-line, and video games,
POW! is also focusing on these areas to
develop new material. 

All of POW!'s projects are anticipated franchises
for worldwide distribution.

POW! Entertainment Procures the Exclusive
Rights to the 'Stan Lee' Name and Brand.

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- POW! Entertainment ,
has announced that POW! Entertainment acquired the exclusive rights
and ownership in perpetuity to the name "Stan Lee," his likeness, brand
and signature slogans "Stan Lee Presents", "Excelsior" and "Stan's
Soap Box.

 POW! also acquired most of the intellectual properties created by
Stan Lee during the period beginning after his tenure as Marvel's
chief creative officer, editor in chief, and publisher and predate
POW! Entertainment.

The rights are in addition to new properties that are currently being
developed by Stan Lee for othermajor entertainment conglomerates
on behalf of POW! Entertainment

      POW! Entertainment,
Disney Deepens Development Ties  

Disney has expanded its partnership with POW! (Purveryors of Wonder) Entertainment,
led by comic book and film veteran Stan Lee, to include enhanced rights to creative
output of POW!, as well as certain exclusive consulting services.

"Stan has incredible creative energy and continues to come up with great original
stories that can work across many of our platforms, ranging from console games
to motion pictures and from our boys-focused Disney XD network to mobile devices,"
says Bob Chapek, president of worldwide distribution at Walt Disney Studios.
"Put that together with his knowledge and familiarity of the Marvel universe
and it makes perfect sense to extend our excellent working relationship
with Stan and POW!"

Disney initially teamed up with POW! in 2007. The newly expanded agreement also
sees Disney taking a 10 percent equity stake in POW! for $2.5 million.

Last week, Disney completed the acquisition of Marvel Entertainment, which owns
a library of more than 5,000-licensed characters, including Spider Man, The Incredible
Hulk and X Men-all closely associated with Lee


Comic Book Legend
Stan Lee & POW! Entertainment
Launches New Comic Convention
with Comikaze Entertainment Inc

 BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., April 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Comikaze Entertainment Inc., the operator behind the largest multimedia pop culture, comic book, horror, anime and gaming convention in Greater Los Angeles, has announced a strategic partnership with world renowned pop culture icon Stan Lee and his company POW! Entertainment.  With a staggering 40,000 attendee turnout and over 300 exhibitors during its 2011 debut, this one-of-a-kind-expo was promptly recognized and embraced by attendees, the comic convention industry, and the greater LA area.  In fact, LA Weekly named Comikaze Expo the "Best New Convention".

Hosted at the Los Angeles Convention Center on September 15-16th 2012, 'Stan Lee's Comikaze Expo presented by POW! Entertainment,' promises a larger premier experience for attendees this year with an  amazing line-up of attractions from vendors, exciting interactive contests, tons of celebrity autograph signings, the addition of movie screenings, incredible panel sessions and all new gaming tournaments. Comikaze Expo will also join other major Stan Lee and POW! Entertainment endeavors such as the release of Lee's dedicated digital hub "" with EQAL, 1821's "Romeo & Juliet: The War" and "Stan Lee's Kids Universe," A2 & Archie Comics' "Stan Lee's Mighty Seven," and "Stan Lee's World of Heroes" YouTube channel with Vuguru.




By NANCY TARTAGLIONE, International Editor | Wednesday, 27 March 2013 04:00


Stan Lee Assembles His "Mighty 7"
Wed, May 16th, 2012 at 12:30pm PDT | Updated: 18 hours ago

These days, Stan Lee is unavoidable. The legendary writer behind Marvel Comics biggest icons (alongside artists Steve Ditko and Jack Kirby) has spent the past few months on another of his media-saturated stints traveling the country to talk up everything from the box office juggernaut "The Avengers" to a documentary about his life, and along the way he's filmed commercials for Dr. Pepper and more.

Of course, aside from being the elder statesman/promotional spokesman for comics on the national level, Lee also continues to create new concepts via his POW! Entertainment company. On top of recent launches from BOOM! Studios, Viz and 1821 Entertainment, the writer's most recent series is "Stan Lee's Mighty 7" - a new bi-monthly superhero series published by Archie Comics under a new Stan Lee Comics imprint.

Billed as "the world's first reality comic book," the "Mighty 7" series stars a comic version of Lee himself. As the comic writer within the comic struggles to create new superheroes for Archie, a team of both good guys (two Star Marshalls Asoara and Vallor) and bad guys (prisoners Blastok, Mercuria, Faidout, Ovalax and Telepan) crash land into his life. The particulars of that setup were unveiled recently in "Mighty 7" #1, and next week on May 23, issue #2 arrives in shops to further complicate matters with the addition of the villain Frightmask to the mix. CBR News spoke with Lee about the series creation, his history with non-superhero comics from romance to teen comedy, how he's poking fun at himself in the book, how the collaboration with "Mighty 7" script writers Tony Blake and Paul Jackson and artist Alex Saviuk has gone to date and more.



Stan Lee is on a role! Lionsgate has acquired a new and original superhero property from Stan Lee and his POW! Entertainment.
Smallville's Alfred Gough and Miles Millar will write, direct and produce the movie through their Millar/Gough Ink production company.
Just yesterday Lee locked down Dan Gilroy (Real Steel) to adapt an original treatment of his called The Annihilator.

Of course no details have been revealed for the project yet, but it's being described as a "multigenerational superhero movie that
spans several decades." Now that sounds like it could be interesting, I would really love to learn more about it! This could be a
cool movie.


According to Variety, "The comicbook vet approached Gough and Millar with the superhero concept after becoming a fan of Smallville
and collaborating with the two scribes on Spider-Man 2." The two writers are currently in the middle of producing the new Sylvester
Stallone action film Bullet to the Head,  which is based on the French graphic novel "Du Plomb Dans La Tete," for Warner Bros.



Stan Lee Outlines New MTV Geek Comic Series 'The Seekers' (Exclusive Q&A)

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Stan Lee sets three with Disney

Apr. 3, 2008 11:48 AM

Comic book legend Stan Lee has set up three projects at Disney, which houses his production shingle POW! Entertainment. The projects have attracted Oscar nominee Richard LaGravenese, scribe Gary Goldman and Robert Teitel and George Tillman Jr. of State Street Pictures.

The projects are based on stories and ideas from Lee, who will executive produce with his POW! partner Gill Champion.

Lee and Champion said the projects are intended to be films with franchise potential, with the first installments intended to serve as an origin story that lays out the mythology of the plot and characters.

"I only hope Disney will have room at the theme park once they become the tentpole franchises that we envision them to be," Lee joked.

LaGravenese is attached to write and direct "Nick Ratchet," revolving around the exploits of a private eye.

LaGravenese last wrote and directed "P.S. I Love You." He was nominated for an Oscar for writing "The Fisher King."

The action-adventure project "Blaze" is being written by Goldman ("Next").

"Tigress" ( working title ) follows a woman who starts getting tiger-like instincts. It's being written by relative newcomer Zoe Green.

Green, a Cambridge undergrad who attended UCLA's directing program, wrote for BBC's "Wolverine & the X-Men" cartoon series.

Lee's POW! entered a multiyear first-look deal with Disney in June.


Disney, Pow Entertainment ink multi-year deal


SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Walt Disney Studios, a unit of the Walt Disney Co. DIS +0.38% ,
said Wednesday it has entered into an exclusive, multi-year first look deal with "Spider-Man" creator
and producer Stan Lee and his production company Pow Entertainment Inc.

Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. Under the terms of the deal, Lee and his production
company will develop and produce all forms of entertainment, Disney said.






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#28897  Sticky Note $POWN DD Notes ~[/c Riverdog 05/12/14 08:16:40 AM
#28369  Sticky Note Genius Brands Appoints Consumer Products Partners for Stan jacktrades 02/13/14 12:29:53 PM
#29438   Yep, that about sums it up. rickn23 08/21/14 08:06:45 PM
#29437   I'll sum it up so much go on Riverdog 08/21/14 07:21:35 PM
#29436   That's if they come out. The Magic Storm rickn23 08/21/14 05:08:53 PM
#29435   so that should give us a movie a Riverdog 08/21/14 04:35:02 PM
#29434   The Wasatch View – Local Film Production Company rickn23 08/21/14 04:09:13 PM
#29433 Watch the last 2 seconds rickn23 08/21/14 03:48:59 PM
#29432   Thanks. I remember Sandman Studios and Rainmaker for "Legion rickn23 08/21/14 01:17:52 PM
#29431   I signed for the trial a few months godzirra 08/21/14 01:10:36 PM
#29430   Thanks for signing up and posting the info. rickn23 08/21/14 12:37:09 PM
#29429   The 5 in-development titles listed on IMDb are: godzirra 08/21/14 12:32:08 PM
#29428   POW! Entertainment $POWN movies Riverdog 08/20/14 01:27:27 PM
#29427   Stan Lee: Upcoming appearance at Wizard World rickn23 08/19/14 08:18:45 PM
#29426   Genius Brands International CEO Announces Update Letter rickn23 08/19/14 03:57:39 PM
#29425   At 91, Marvel creator Stan Lee continues to rickn23 08/19/14 07:20:23 AM
#29424   I watched the awards (it was really awful rickn23 08/19/14 07:12:30 AM
#29423   The highlight of the evening was seeing one Riverdog 08/19/14 06:02:55 AM
#29422   Gibson Brands, Inc. and POW! Entertainment, co-founded by Riverdog 08/19/14 05:59:10 AM
#29421   stan lee news wish pown was behind Riverdog 08/18/14 06:49:10 PM
#29420   I don't know how long it has been rickn23 08/18/14 12:49:55 PM
#29419   Romeo and Juliet: The War (2017). According godzirra 08/18/14 11:10:48 AM
#29418   Geekie Awards Live: rickn23 08/17/14 09:09:17 PM
#29417   Stan Lee's Comikaze is coming Halloween weekend rickn23 08/16/14 05:36:02 PM
#29416   LOL I'm sure the will serve some geritol Riverdog 08/15/14 09:34:11 PM
#29415   Will they take POWN shares? They don't say rickn23 08/15/14 07:14:34 PM
#29414   your Dream come true BREAKFAST WITH STAN LEE Riverdog 08/15/14 07:08:11 PM
#29413   we will never know what that stand for Riverdog 08/15/14 01:03:05 PM
#29412   LOL and, more importantly, they would have to jacktrades 08/15/14 09:57:57 AM
#29411   At least it mentioned POW!, not that it rickn23 08/14/14 11:05:39 PM
#29410   Lee is currently the Chairman and Chief Creative Riverdog 08/14/14 10:21:45 PM
#29409   Stan Lee Returns To Salt Lake Comic Con rickn23 08/14/14 08:25:03 PM
#29408   Good luck to you, too. I'll still be rickn23 08/14/14 04:25:39 PM
#29407   rick you work harder for pown than the rayla1961 08/14/14 04:14:45 PM
#29406   I'm thinking I should take some time off rickn23 08/14/14 03:28:55 PM
#29405   hmmmmmmmmmm don't know what to think? rayla1961 08/14/14 02:55:36 PM
#29404   It looks like the Disney first look deal rickn23 08/14/14 01:21:19 PM
#29403   10Q is out rickn23 08/14/14 01:04:51 PM
#29402   10Q is out rickn23 08/14/14 01:04:50 PM
#29401   Stan Lee's Kids Universe shared a link. rickn23 08/14/14 08:35:35 AM
#29400   YOSHIKI TO MAKE BIG NEW YORK COMIC CON rickn23 08/13/14 08:30:19 PM
#29399   It does. If it isn't a movie, and rickn23 08/13/14 08:20:26 PM
#29398   That sounds like Stan and Gill talk Riverdog 08/13/14 08:05:07 PM
#29397   Katee Sackhoff Hasn’t Met With Marvel (Yet) rickn23 08/13/14 07:08:57 PM
#29396   It should be out on the 14th. rickn23 08/12/14 10:05:54 PM
#29395   10Q due this week? Last year it was Sebago 08/12/14 10:01:18 PM
#29394   Troops, get our latest @teespring limited #TeamStan Stan Riverdog 08/12/14 08:04:49 PM
#29393   Catch yr ?#?Generalissimo? & @YoshikiOfficial's panel @NY_Comic_Con on Riverdog 08/12/14 12:50:16 PM
#29392   Future Hero (6.5 minutes, Stan Lee's World of rickn23 08/12/14 12:46:34 PM
#29391   and Yoshiki picture too with stan on a Riverdog 08/12/14 09:38:37 AM
#29390   Nice POW! mention at the end. rickn23 08/12/14 09:35:06 AM
#29389   Marvel's Stan Lee Profile Riverdog 08/12/14 09:27:39 AM