It is surely Stan Lee’s most adult cameo yet, putting the bold “R” in racy.
As comics’ best-known global ambassador, the Marvel mastermind has famously made cameos in dozens of films, most often when a Marvel character has swung into action. But his latest, in 20th Century Fox’s smash hit “Deadpool,” is arguably his most eyebrow-raising: The legendary nonagenarian spins the discs as a strip club DJ who sets up a “chastity” joke.
So how does Stan’s new cameo stack up?
“It’s certainly up there with the best,” Lee tells The Washington Post’s Comic Riffs. “I actually had some words to say — and the gals were easy to take!”
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At 93, Stan still makes convention appearances, but he announced that September’s Fan Expo Canada will be his final public appearance north of the U.S. border.