Len Wein (1948–2017)


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One of the most influential and prolific comic book writers, Leonard Norman Wein is best known as the co-creator of Marvel's premier female superhero Ororo Munroe (aka "Storm"), the claw-bearing X-Man James 'Logan' Howlett (aka "Wolverine") and the earth elemental known as 'Swamp Thing'. The iconic loner "Wolverine" was initially conceived at the ... See full bio »

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(2014)
(1992-1993)
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(2011-2013)

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 2020 The New Mutants (character created by: Magik) (post-production)
 2019 Swamp Thing (TV Series) (based on characters created for DC by - 2 episodes)
- Worlds Apart (2019) ... (based on characters created for DC by)
- Pilot (2019) ... (based on characters created for DC by)
 2019 Rogue Redemption (Short) (characters)
 2017 Justice League Action Shorts (TV Series) (character created by: Swamp Thing - 1 episode)
- Missing the Mark (2017) ... (character created by: Swamp Thing)
 2017 Transformers: Robots in Disguise (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Prepare for Departure (2017) ... (writer)
 2017 Batman and Harley Quinn (character created by: Swamp Thing)
  Justice League Action (TV Series) (character created by: Swamp Thing - 4 episodes, 2016 - 2017) (character created by: Mongul - 1 episode, 2017)
- The Fatal Fare (2017) ... (character created by: Swamp Thing)
- Garden of Evil (2017) ... (character created by: Swamp Thing)
- Galaxy Jest (2017) ... (character created by: Mongul)
- Zombie King (2017) ... (character created by: Swamp Thing)
- Abate and Switch (Shazam Slam) (2016) ... (character created by: Swamp Thing)
 2017 Logan (based on the character created by - uncredited)
 2017 Justice League Dark (Video) (character created by: Swamp Thing)
 2016 DC Super Hero Girls: Super Hero High (TV Short) (character created by: Lucius Fox)
 2016 Batman: Bad Blood (Video) (character created by: Lucius Fox)
 2015 Avengers Assemble (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- The Dark Avengers (2015) ... (written by)
 2012-2014 Ben 10: Omniverse (TV Series) (written by - 4 episodes)
- It's a Mad, Mad, Mad Ben World: Part 2 (2014) ... (written by)
- Max's Monster (2013) ... (written by)
- Rules of Engagement (2013) ... (written by)
- Have I Got a Deal for You (2012) ... (written by)
 2014 Batman: Assault on Arkham (Video) (Amanda Waller created by - uncredited)
 2014 Beware the Batman (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Attraction (2014) ... (written by)
  Young Justice (TV Series) (S.T.A.R. Labs created by - 4 episodes, 2011 - 2013) (Mongul created by - 1 episode, 2013) (Blackbriar Thorn created by - 1 episode, 2012)
- War (2013) ... (Mongul created by)
- The Runaways (2013) ... (S.T.A.R. Labs created by - uncredited)
- Salvage (2012) ... (S.T.A.R. Labs created by - uncredited)
- Alienated (2012) ... (S.T.A.R. Labs created by - uncredited)
- Misplaced (2012) ... (Blackbriar Thorn created by)
 2011 Wolverine (TV Mini-Series) (character - 12 episodes)
- Wolf Eyes (2011) ... (character - uncredited)
- Kurohagi (2011) ... (character - uncredited)
- Shingen (2011) ... (character - uncredited)
- Hell Road (2011) ... (character - uncredited)
- Koh (2011) ... (character - uncredited)
 2011 Marvel vs. Capcom 3: Fate of Two Worlds (Video Game) (characters created by: Wolverine & Storm)
  Human Target (TV Series) (based on the DC Comics characters created by - 17 episodes, 2010 - 2011) (characters - 8 episodes, 2010 - 2011)
- Marshall Pucci (2011) ... (based on the DC Comics characters created by)
- The Trouble with Harry (2011) ... (characters)
- Kill Bob (2011) ... (characters)
- Imbroglio (2011) ... (characters)
- Cool Hand Guerrero (2011) ... (characters)
 2011 The Super Hero Squad Show (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- So Pretty When They Explode! (2011) ... (written by)
 2010 Ben 10: Ultimate Alien (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes)
- ...Nor Iron Bars a Cage (2010) ... (written by)
- Hit 'Em Where They Live (2010) ... (written by)
 2009-2010 Ben 10: Alien Force (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- Vendetta (2010) ... (writer)
- Trade Off (2009) ... (writer)
 2009 X-Men Origins: Wolverine (Video Game) (based on the marvel comics by - uncredited)
 2009 Watchmen: The End Is Nigh (Video Game) (written by)
 2006 Kappa Mikey (TV Series)
 2005 Kong: The Animated Series (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Howling Jack (2005) ... (as Lein Wein)
 2001 Action Man (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Tower of Power (2001)
 1999 Avengers: United They Stand (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Command Decision (1999) ... (written by)
 1999 Beast Machines: Transformers (TV Series) (writer)
  RoboCop: Alpha Commando (TV Series) (4 episodes, 1998 - 1999) (series writer - 1 episode, 1998)
- Das Re-Boot (1999)
- Out of the Dark (1999)
- Father's Day (1998)
- Justice Reborn: Part 1 (1998) ... (series writer)
 1998 Pocket Dragon Adventures (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Winter Take All (1998)
 1998 Godzilla: The Series (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- What Dreams May Come (1998) ... (written by)
 1998 Shadow Raiders (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Behold, the Beast (1998) ... (writer)
 1997 Beast Wars: Transformers (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Tangled Web (1997) ... (writer)
 1997 Mummies Alive! (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode)
- Tree O'Clock Rock (1997) ... (teleplay)
 1997 ReBoot (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- Between a Raccoon and a Hard Place (1997) ... (written by)
 1993-1997 X-Men: The Animated Series (TV Series) (written by - 4 episodes)
- Old Soldiers (1997) ... (written by)
- Out of the Past: Part 2 (1994) ... (written by)
- Reunion: Part 1 (1994) ... (written by)
- Repo Man (1993) ... (written by)
  Street Fighter: The Animated Series (TV Series) (1 episode, 1996) (written by - 2 episodes, 1996)
- Cammy Must Die (1996) ... (written by)
- Cammy and the Bachelor (1996) ... (written by)
- Chunnel Vision (1996)
  Spider-Man: The Animated Series (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1996) (teleplay by - 1 episode, 1995)
- The Alien Costume: Part 1 (1995) ... (teleplay by)
 1996 The Incredible Hulk (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Man to Man, Beast to Beast (1996) ... (writer)
 1996 Superman: The Animated Series (TV Series) (S.T.A.R. Labs created by - 1 episode)
- Feeding Time (1996) ... (S.T.A.R. Labs created by - uncredited)
 1996 Hypernauts (TV Series) (written by - 1 episode)
- A Walk in the Garden (1996) ... (written by)
 1995 G.I. Joe Extreme (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1995 Iron Man (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Fire and Rain (1995) ... (writer)
  Phantom 2040 (TV Series) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1995) (writer - 1 episode, 1994)
- Sanctuary (1995) ... (teleplay)
- Dark Orbit: Part One (1994) ... (writer)
 1994 Conan and the Young Warriors (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Covenant (1994)
 1994 Exosquad (TV Series) (written by - 3 episodes)
- Expendable (1994) ... (written by)
- Call of the Unknown (1994) ... (written by)
- Miracle (1994) ... (written by)
 1994 Wolverine: Adamantium Rage (Video Game) (based on the marvel comics by - uncredited)
  Batman: The Animated Series (TV Series) (written by - 2 episodes, 1992) (story by - 1 episode, 1993) (teleplay by - 1 episode, 1993) (story - 1 episode, 1993) (teleplay - 1 episode, 1993) (based on the comic book story by - 1 episode, 1992)
- The Demon's Quest: Part II (1993) ... (story by) / (teleplay by)
- Blind as a Bat (1993) ... (story) / (teleplay)
- Off Balance (1992) ... (written by)
- Moon of the Wolf (1992) ... (based on the comic book story by) / (written by)
 1992 Human Target (TV Series) (based on the DC Comics series created by - 1 episode)
- Unaired Pilot (1992) ... (based on the DC Comics series created by)
 1992 Swamp Thing (Video Game) (based on characters created by)
 1991 Wolverine (Video Game) (based on the marvel comics by - uncredited)
 1990-1991 Swamp Thing (TV Mini-Series) (creator: Swamp Thing - 5 episodes)
- Experiment in Terror (1991) ... (creator)
- Legend of the Lost Cavern (1991) ... (creator)
- Falling Red Star (1991) ... (creator)
- To Live Forever (1991) ... (creator)
- The Un-Men Unleashed (1990) ... (creator)
 1990/I Swamp Thing (TV Series) (comic book)
 1989 The Return of Swamp Thing (comic book)
 1986 The Transformers (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Webworld (1986) ... (writer)
 1982 Swamp Thing (comic book)
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He is a noted comic book writer most famous for the creation of the Swamp Thing.

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Alternate Names:

Lein Wein

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Trivia:

Co-created the X-Men character "Wolverine" with artist John Romita, Sr.

Star Sign:

Gemini

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