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Kevin Feige Biography
Kevin Feige is an American film producer. He has been president of Marvel Studios since 2007. The films Kevin has produced have a combined worldwide box office gross of over $17 billion.
He is also a member of the Producers Guild of America. He earned his first nomination for the Academy Award for Best Picture for producing Black Panther in 2019 .
Kevin Feige Age
Kevin was born on June 2, 1973 in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S. He is 45 years old as of 2018.
Kevin Feige Family
Feige was born in Boston, Massachusetts and raised in Westfield, New Jersey, where he graduated from Westfield High School. Kevin’s maternal grandfather, Robert E. Short, had been a television producer in the 1950s, having worked on soap operas including The Guiding Light and As the World Turns.
Before joining high school, Kelvin applied to the University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts, the alma mater of his favorite directors: George Lucas, Ron Howard and Robert Zemeckis. He applied five times and he was rejected first, but he persevered and was accepted on the sixth.
Kevin Feige Wife
Kevin is married to Caitlin, a cardiothoracic nurse with whom he has a daughter born in 2009.
Kevin Feige Net Worth | Kevin Feige Salary
Kevin has an estimated net worth of $70 million. His salary is not yet revealed though it is known that The films he has produced have a combined worldwide box office gross of over $17 billion.
Kevin Feige Deadpool
When Kevin was asked if he’d want Deadpool to join the MCU, he stayed mum on the subject of the buyout, replying, “What I will say is, for years and years the dream has been to have access to as many of our characters back, so that we can tell those stories at Marvel Studios. If and when that happens, I’ll be very excited. We have ideas just from going back eighteen years, but nothing specific.”
In 2018 Deadpool belonged to 20th Century Fox, but Disney is in the process of re-acquiring Fox’s Marvel characters, including both the X-Men and the Fantastic Four. The deal will reportedly close as early as the start of the new year. Kevin was at this year’s Britannia Awards to receive the much-coveted Albert R. Broccoli Award for Worldwide Contribution to Entertainment for his work developing and spearheading the MCU.
Directed by Joe and Anthony Russo, Avengers 4 hits theaters on May 3, 2019. Directed by David Leitch, Deadpool 2 is now available on Digital HD, Blu-ray, and DVD.
Kevin Feige Marvel Studio
Kevin was named president of production for Marvel Studios in March 2007.
As of February 24, 2019 Kevin has n’t said much about Marvel Studios plans for the upcoming Phase 4 slate of MCU films. To be fair, this is the usual MO for Disney and the 10-years-strong set of comic book films; not to highlight upcoming things til the current things hit theaters.
During the Captain Marvel press junket just past week, Kevin confirmed to the on-hand press that the Phase 4 announcements and updates won’t be coming til well after Avengers: End Game and Spider-Man: Far From Home.
Kevin Feige Spider Man
Kevin announced this after his fans asked about marvel studio plans”As we’ve been doing for years, we aren’t going to announce anything post Avengers: Endgame or Spider-Man [Far From Home] until post Endgame and Spider-Man.”
Kevin Feige Hot Toys
When he was in Hong Kong Hot Toys presented Feige with a one-of-a-kind 1/6th scale collectible figure of himself. Aside from perfectly capturing his likeness, the figure sports his trademark attire of blue jeans, baseball cap, black polo shirt, and a blue blazer. And like their other figures, Hot Toys include some cool accessories, such as a director’s chair, a clapperboard, and an extra pair of hands.
The official Hot Toys Facebook page posted this message:
“Hot Toys is extremely honored and delighted as the President of Marvel Studios Mr. Kevin Feige and SVP of Production & Development Mr. Stephen Broussard have visited Hot Toys’ Secret Base in Hong Kong today to check out all the incredible collectibles and the wonderful life-size statue of Doctor Strange!
“During this special occasion, we have presented the world’s one and only highly-detailed 1/6th scale collectible figure of Kevin Feige by Hot Toys! Mr. Feige was incredibly amazed and happy to receive this figure of him and was in awe of its stunning likeness and phenomenal details!
“Once again we would like to thank Mr. Kevin Feige and Mr. Stephen Broussard taking their valuable time to come visit us and gave us their tremendous support and compliments on all the work Hot Toys has done for the collectibles from the Marvel Cinematic Universe! We will continue to strive to push beyond our limits and bring more amazing products for all of our fans!”
Kevin Feige Daredevil
Kevin, Marvel Studios President has debunked rumors in 2018 that Daredevil was expected to make an appearance in Black Widow’s solo debut.
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Standalone Black Widow Movie
Marvel Studios’ Kevin Feige has confirmed in an interview with Comicbook.com that the standalone Black Widow movie will have a PG-13 rating, despite previous rumors that it might be R-rated.
Feige was asked if the rumor of Black Widow being R-rated could be officially quashed, in which he responded, “Yes. Correct.”
“It never was going to be [R-rated],” Feige said. “Somebody writes, ‘I hear it’s R-rated!’ And then everybody writes it up.”
The studio is not yet ready to officially announce movies beyond Avengers: Endgame or Spider-Man: Far From Home. “There are no mandates to make any more than two films a year,” Feige revealed. “As we’ve seen in the last couple years, when it naturally happens and when there are ideas and when there are teams ready to go, we’re not going to hold something back. We’ll make it.”
Scarlett Johansson will be reprising her role as the titular Black Widow hero in the upcoming film. Which other characters will be involved remains unknown. The film expected to be directed by Cate Shortland on a script from Jac Schaeffer. In the mean time, fans can expect to see Johansson reprise her role in Avengers: Endgame which hits theaters in April.
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