Marvel TV Head Jeph Loeb is Leaving the Company

/Film | 10/22/2019 | Chris Evangelista
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It had been rumored, but now it’s official: Jeph Loeb is on the way out at Marvel Television. Loeb was the Marvel TV head for almost a decade, but the recent promotion of Kevin Feige to Marvel’s chief creative officer lead many to believe Loeb’s time with Marvel was coming to an end. Loeb is said to be in the midst of formulating an exit plan and will announce his departure no later than Thanksgiving.

Jeph Loeb was the driving force behind Marvel TV shows like Agents of SHIELD, Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Iron Fist, Luke Cage, and The Defenders. And while those titles have their fans, none of them experienced the same sort of cultural impact as the films being produced by Marvel Studios. Then there were the full-blown misfires like Inhumans, which was canceled after one season having failed to draw in an audience.

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None of this is to say that Loeb’s actions within Marvel should be overlooked. He was the person behind the initial deal to bring multiple Marvel shows to Netflix, a move that was considered ground-breaking at the time. Eventually, though, the Marvel Netflix shows found...
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