Superheroes: A Never-Ending Battle

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Superheroes: A Never-Ending Battle, hosted and narrated by Liev Schreiber (X-Men Origins: Wolverine), examines the evolution of superhero characters and the comic book industry, chronicling how these inexpensive diversions became the foundation for a... read more
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Superheroes: A Never-Ending Battle, hosted and narrated by Liev Schreiber (X-Men Origins: Wolverine), examines the evolution of superhero characters and the comic book industry, chronicling how these inexpensive diversions became the foundation for a multi-billion dollar industry. Features interviews with pioneers such as Stan Lee, Joe Simon, and Jerry Robinson as well as iconic actors Adam West (Batman) and Lynda Carter (Wonder Woman).

Original Release

10/08/2013 on PBS

Links

Cast

Liev Schreiber Himself - Host
Bradford Wright Himself - Comic Book Historian
Neal Adams Himself - Artist
Mark Waid Himself - Writer
Ed Catto Himself - Marketing Executive
Arlen Schumer Himself - Artist & Designer
Danny Fingeroth Himself - Writer & Editor
William H. Foster III Himself - Comic Book Historian
Jim Steranko Himself - Artist & Writer
Phil Jimenez Himself - Artist
(see additional cast & crew)
# Title Air Date
1 Truth, Justice and the American Way Tuesday, 15 October 2013
2 Great Power, Great Responsibility Tuesday, 15 October 2013
3 A Hero Can Be Anyone Tuesday, 15 October 2013

Directors

Michael Kantor

Writers

Michael Kantor, Laurence Maslon, J. David Spurlock

Cast

Liev Schreiber Himself - Host
Bradford Wright Himself - Comic Book Historian
Neal Adams Himself - Artist
Mark Waid Himself - Writer
Ed Catto Himself - Marketing Executive
Arlen Schumer Himself - Artist & Designer
Danny Fingeroth Himself - Writer & Editor
William H. Foster III Himself - Comic Book Historian
Jim Steranko Himself - Artist & Writer
Phil Jimenez Himself - Artist
Ramona Fradon Herself - Artist
Michael Chabon Himself - Author
Denny O'Neil Himself - Writer
Jenette Kahn Herself - President, DC Comics
Lynda Carter Herself - Actor
Joe Quesada Himself - Chief Creative Officer, Marvel Entertainment
Grant Morrison Himself - Writer
Adam West Himself - Actor
Jules Feiffer Himself - Artist & Writer
Jack Kirby Himself - Artist (archive footage)

Producers

Editors

Kris Liem, Pamela Scott Arnold

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