Saturday, April 13, 2024

Sad News: Marvel and DC Comics Titan George Perez Announces Stage 3 Pancreatic Cancer, “Six Months to Live”


The worlds of Marvel and DC Comics are abuzz today and not in a good way. Legendary artist and writer George Perez, whose work on “The Avengers” and “Wonder Woman” and many other series is famous, announced he’s dying from stage 3 pancreatic cancer. On social media, Perez says he has six months to live.

This is just terrible news. Retired, Perez is 67 years old. We’re sending love to him and his family.

Here’s a link to George’s Wikipedia bio with details of his amazing career. His legacy is that he’s the super hero. God bless.

Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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