Stan Lee to unveil worlds first gay superhero

January 14th, 2009 - 1:08 pm ICT by ANI  

London, Jan 14 (ANI): Stan Lee, the creator of Spider-Man, is to unveil the worlds first gay superhero, according to reports.

The 86-year-old, who has created the Hulk and the X-Men, will reportedly unleash the character in an hour-long TV drama being shot in the US.

TV execs hope it will rival the huge success of shows likes Heroes.

The former Marvel Comics boss developed the idea of a gay character from the award-winning novel Hero by Perry Moore.

It was only a matter of time before we had our first gay superhero. And if there is one man who can make him a success it is Stan Lee, The Sun quoted a TV insider, as saying.

Theres a real buzz among comic book fans, the source added. (ANI)

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