Humor is the secret into the audience's other ranges of emotions. - KF
Who's Kevin Feige?
Kevin Feige is an American film and television producer who has been the president of Marvel Studios and the primary producer of the Marvel Cinematic Universe franchise since 2007. The films he has produced have a combined worldwide box office gross of over $26.8 billion, making him the highest grossing producer of all time, with Avengers: Endgame becoming the highest-grossing film on its release.
Feige was born in Boston, Massachusetts and raised in Westfield, New Jersey, He moved to New Jersey at the age of eight, he lived there until the age of eighteen. where he graduated from Westfield High School. His maternal grandfather, Robert E. Short, was a television producer in the 1950s, working on soap operas including "The Guiding Light" and "As the World Turns". After high school, Feige applied to the University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts, the alma mater of his favorite directors: George Lucas, Ron Howard and Robert Zemeckis. His first five applications were rejected, but he was accepted on the sixth.
During his early career, Kevin Feige worked as an assistant to executive producer Lauren Shuler Donner on films like "You've Got Mail and Volcano". During the filming of first X-Men film, Donner promoted Feige to an associate producer due to his vast knowledge of the Marvel Comics. Feige was also hired as a producer by Marvel Studios in 2000. Since 2000, Kevin Feige has been credited as a producer for multiple Marvel film and television projects.