Stan Lee's Captain Marvel cameo made Kevin Smith a 'blubbering mess'

CNET | 3/9/2019 | Bonnie Burton
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Past MCU cameos have Stan Lee acting as a security guard, delivery guy, bus driver and even an astronaut.

When comic book legend Stan Lee died in 2018 at the age of 95, fans worldwide mourned his passing and celebrated his life. But even death can't keep Lee from winking at his fans from the Great Beyond.

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When Captain Marvel hit theaters on Friday, fans could spot Lee riding a city bus, happily reading a script for the 1995 Kevin Smith film Mallrats, in which he had a cameo playing himself.

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"Just saw Captain Marvel; I am a blubbering mess," Smith wrote in his Instagram post on Friday. "After a lifetime spent referencing the movies, the movies just referenced me! Many thanks to Marvel Studios, Ryan Fleck, Anna Bodin, and to my friend Stan Lee for the cinematic shout-out!"

"But if I'm now part of the Marvel Universe, I have only one question: Did I survive The Snap?" Smith joked.

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Lee's previous movie cameos are legendary. Whether he's a security guard in Captain America: Winter Soldier, a wedding crasher in...
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