Kevin Feige was born in Massachusetts on 2nd of June, 1973. He is currently serving as president of Marvel Studios. Basically, he is an American film producer. His second names are pronounced as “Fy-ghee”. While he was young, he relocates to New Jersey. He completed his early education from University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts.
The graduates of this school such as Robert Zemeckis, George Lucas, and Ron Howard were his mentor. He was obstinate while taking admission in school and his application was accepted 6th time after trying for 5 times. His grandfather also belongs to media back in 1950’s as a producer who worked on many soaps plays like “As the World Turns” and “The Guiding Light”.
After completing his studies he begins to take an assistance of executive producer, Lauren Shuler Donner for “You’ve Got Mail” and “Volcano”. In 2000 he was officially hired as a produced by Marvel. With his devotion towards work, he transforms Marvel Studios into Hollywood powerhouse and he has confessed in his comic book.
On the basis of his knowledge about Marvel Universe, Donner chose him as an associate producer for X-Men because he knows how to turn comic reader’s expectations into the most realistic way in the movie. Back in 2007, he was made a contract to become a president of Marvel Studios which lasts till 2018.
In earlier days, there was no trend of taking females as superheroes but Kevin made producers realize that its nothing to do with gender instead it’s the content that matters. And they were not getting successful due to the lacking in the material being projected. For instance, “Wonder Woman”. The screenplay is playing the vital role in making films which are basically elevated from scripts, comics, and books.
He realized that if any scene in the movie is not following the story then it needs to be altered in the way which could grab audience eye’s attraction. Furthermore, it is important to understand the perception of your audience related to visual media. As the competition is getting stern and one has to play with intense imaginations of thousands of readers and to match up with the perceptions perfectly; neither less nor more.
Some of the fragments of his success and fame are; The Avengers, Captain Marvel, Iron Man 3, Ant-Man and the Wasp, Thor: The Dark World, Spider-Man: Homecoming, Ant-Man, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Captain America: Civil War, Doctor Strange, and many other renowned ones.
Awards and Achievements:
In 2013, on 22 February, he was awarded the award of “Motion Picture Showman of the Year” during the ICG Publicists Guild Awards. Moreover, he was also nominated in Gold Derby Award show for Motion Picture that is, Guardians of the Galaxy (2014) back in 2015.
Kevin Feige Net Worth
The calculated net worth of Kevin Feige is approximately $55 million. His devotion and hard work lead him to the heights of success and fame which is impeccable. And that’s how huge count of people become his fan.