Kevin Feige - Biography
Last Modified: Dec 16, 2020
|Best Known For:||President of Marvel Studios|
|Net Worth:||$200 million|
|Born on :||June 2, 1973 (age 47)|
|Birth Name /
|Kevin Michael Feige|
|Birth Place:||Boston, Massachusetts, USA|
|High School:||Westfield High School|
|University:||University of Southern California|
|Ethnicity:||Multi-ethnic (German, English)|
|Height:||1.82 meter (5 feet 12 inch)|
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Who is Kevin Feige?
Kevin Feige is a producer by profession and American by nationality. He is well known as the president of Marvel Studios, primary creator and producer of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Kevin Feige (Image: MCUExchange)
Kevin Feige – Age, Parents, Siblings
Kevin Feige was born on June 2, 1973, in Boston, Massachusetts, the USA as Kevin Michael Feige. Not much is known about his family, mother, father, siblings except his maternal grandfather, Robert E. Short, who was a television producer in the 1950s. Short is known to have worked on soap operas The Guiding Light and As the World Turns. His parents’ occupation is also not known.
Kevin Feige was educated at Westfield High School. He went on to study at the University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts. He had applied to enroll at USC five times before being accepted there the sixth time.
His ethnicity includes German, English.
Kevin Feige – Girlfriend, Wife, Children, Divorce
Kevin Feige is a happily married man. He wed his girlfriend Caitlin, a cardiothoracic nurse in 2014. He has two children with his wife- a daughter (born 2009) and a son (born 2012). There are no rumors of divorce surrounding the pair.
Kevin Feige – Career
Feige was a comic book fan from a very young age. While at school he discussed Marvel characters with his friends. His early work was as a personal assistant to executive producer Lauren Shuler Donner on Volcano and You've Got Mail. He was hired by Marvel to work as a producer in 2000.
Kevin Feige in Oct 2014 (Image: Getty Images)
As he worked in 2000’s X-Men film, due to his knowledge of the Marvel Universe, he was made an associate producer. The same year he was hired as second-in-command at Marvel Studios by Avi Arad. In March 2007 Kevin Feige was promoted to president of the production for Marvel Studios.
In October 2019 he was named Chief Creative Officer for Marvel Comics, Marvel Television, and Marvel Animation.
Since 2000, Feige has contributed vastly in building the Marvel Universe and its films as well as series. He is a producer and/or executive producer of X-Men (2006), Spider-Man (2004, 2007, 2017, 2019, 2021), Fantastic Four (2005, 2007), Iron Man (2008, 2010, 2013), Hulk (2008, 2009), Thor (2011, 2017), Captain America (2011, 2014, 2015), The Avengers (2012, 2015, 2018, 2019), Guardians of the Galaxy (2014, 2017), Ant-Man (2015, 2018), Doctor Strange (2016, 2022), Black Panther (2018), Captain Marvel (2019), Black Widow (2021), Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings (2021), Eternals (2021).
Kevin Feige, Brie Larson (Image: Wallpaper Cave)
Kevin Feige – Awards, Nominations
Kevin Feige has been nominated for Academy Award for Best Picture (2019) and won the 2012 ICG Publicists Guild Award. He is also a member of the Producers Guild of America.
Kevin Feige – Net Worth, Salary
The net worth of Kevin Feige is estimated at around $200 million. His annual salary is also estimated to be at seven figures.
Kevin Feige – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook
Feige is active on Twitter with thousands of followers but is absent from Facebook and Instagram.
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