James Gunn is now one of the most famous filmmakers of today. He’s behind the success of some superhero films, like Suicide Squad, Guardians of the Galaxy, and more.
With this success, see Gunn’s illustrious career and the net worth he has amassed.
The Successful Career of James Gunn
The executive started his career as a screenwriter in the mid-1990s at Troma Entertainment. One of his first projects was Tromeo and Juliet in 1997.
From there, he began working as a director in the horror-comedy movie Slither and started doing superhero films in 2010 with Super.
It was followed by Guardians of the Galaxy, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, The Suicide Squad, and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3.
Come 2022, he became the co-chairman and co-CEO of DC Studios.
Other projects he did are James Gunn’s PG Porn, Peacemaker, and The Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special.
He’s also known for the 2004 remake of Dawn of the Dead, Scooby Doo, Scooby-Doo 2: Monsters Unleashed, The Belko Experiment, Brightburn, Movie 43, and the video game Lollipop Chainsaw.
With these to his name, Gunn has successfully amassed a net worth of $50 million.
James Gunn Greets Stan Lee on His Supposed 100th Birthday
Stan Lee could have been 100 years old on December 28, and many worldwide celebrated and greeted the comic icon, including Gunn.
Gunn helped Marvel Studios launch the Guardians of the Galaxy film franchise before he joined DC Studios.
Also, as a big comic fan, Lee has greatly impacted his and other comic book fans’ lives. That said, he honored the life and career of one of the greatest comic book creators of all time in a post on Twitter.
"Happy 100th Birthday to Stan Lee. You are missed, my friend. #StanLee100," he wrote.
He also shared a collage of their photos together from over the years, including snaps taken from the set of different Marvel movies and the red carpet.
In addition, though Lee was known for his Marvel projects, DC’s official Twitter account announced its treat for the comic fans on the comic book writer’s birthday.
"Heads up, true believers! To celebrate #StanLee100, we're making JUST IMAGINE STAN LEE CREATING THE DC UNIVERSE BOOK ONE free-to-read with registration right now on DC UNIVERSE INFINITE. 'Nuff said!"
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