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Marvel's Ike Perlmutter Dined with Donald Trump for Half A Million Dollars Saturday

Marvel's Ike Perlmutter Dined with Donald Trump for Half A Million Dollars Saturday

Marvel Chairman Ike Perlmutter, who according to Marvel is not retired despite his latest FEC filings listing his occupation as such, attended a Republican fundraiser last night that raised $10 million for the Trump Victory organization. According to a report from Politico, the required donation was $580,600 per couple to attend the event at the […]

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You Can Pay $750 to Get A Selfie With Ike Perlmutter

For decades, Marvel Chair Isaac Perlmutter – known as Ike – stayed out of the public eye. As stories spread about his work at Marvel Comics, launching the Marvel Studio film, keeping down costs and showing a mercurial eye for not making Marvel movies with lead women – while making lots of Marvel TV shows […]

Ike Perlmutter's Latest Republican Donations List the Marvel Chairman as... Retired?!

Has Marvel's Ike Perlmutter Retired?

Is Marvel Chairman Ike Perlmutter trying to slink off quietly into the night? Bleeding Cool has long reported on Perlmutter's donations to Republican political candidates, in particular to the campaign of President Donald Trump. But in our latest routine check of who Perlmutter is giving money to, we found an interesting entry in the "employer" […]

Now Conrad Black Involves Himself in Ike Perlmutter/Harold Peerenboom Legal Fight

Now Conrad Black Involves Himself in Ike Perlmutter/Harold Peerenboom Legal Fight

Two recent court cases related to the ongoing legal issues between Marvel chair Ike Perlmutter and Canadian tycoon Harold Peerenboom have gone against Harold. One, critical of Peerenboom's acquisition of the DNA of Ike and Laura Perlmutter in an as-yet unsuccessful attempt to prove they were behind a hatemail campaign (though they have admitted to […]

Judge Rules on Ike Perlmutter's DNA Cross Motion For Sanctions Over DNA Retrieval

Judge Rules on Ike Perlmutter's DNA Cross Motion For Sanctions Over DNA Retrieval

Bleeding Cool has been fascinated by the long-running legal fight between billionaire Marvel Chair Ike Perlmutter and Canadian millionaire Harold Peerenboom. The fight was initially over who runs the Sloan's Curve tennis courts in their Palm Beach gates residence, which Peerenboom alleges had its contract handed to a personal friend of Perlmutter, rather than being officially tendered. And […]


John F. Kelly Said Marvel Chair Ike Perlmutter Didn't Know What He's Talking About

The other day we mentioned that Marvel Chair Ike Perlmutter might be under the spotlight in former Department of Veteran Affairs secretary David Shulkin's new book, It Shouldn't Be This Hard to Serve Your Country: Our Broken Government and the Plight of Veterans, about working under the Trump administration. A position he discovered he had […]



Kevin Feige Throws Shades at Fox "Fantastic Four", Promises to Elevate Them to "the Platform They Deserve"

Marvel Shocker: Kevin Feige Takes Over Comics as New Chief Creative Officer

In a shocking move that could represent the biggest regime change at Marvel Comics in recent memory, Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige has been promoted to Chief Creative Officer for Marvel, overseeing not only movies, television, and other media, but publishing as well. Joe Quesada previously held the role of Chief Creative Officer, and both […]


Donny Cates Doesn't Think Marvel Will Stop Publishing Spider-Man Comics Over Sony Spat

Donny Cates Doesn't Think Marvel Will Stop Publishing Spider-Man Comics Over Sony Spat

Global entertainment superstar Donny Cates had a reassuring message for Marvel fans concerned about the future of Spider-Man after yesterday's news that a schism between Disney and Sony has shattered the alliance that led to Spider-Man's inclusion in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. According to Cates, Marvel won't stop publishing Spider-Man comics any time soon, despite […]

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Armie Hammer Calls Out Marvel Chairman Ike Perlmutter for Trump Support

Bleeding Cool has long-documented the strange adventures of Marvel Entertainment Chairman Ike Perlmutter, from his elusive avoidance of the public eye (until recently) to his feud with Fox over the movie rights to Fantastic Four and X-Men that caused both properties to be downplayed in comics to his falling out with Kevin Feige over the […]

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U.S. Treasury Secretary Denies He Sold Wonder Woman Production Company to Russian Oligarch

The worlds of comic books and international politics continue to collide thanks to a dispute between the U.S. Department of Treasury and Congressional Democrats over the sale of stock in RatPac-Dune, one of the Hollywood production companies behind such films as Wonder Woman, Suicide Squad, Batman v. Superman, and X-Men: The Last Stand. Democrats including […]


Malekith to Exploit Trump Shutdown in War of the Realms Avengers Tie-In?

This April, Malekith will take his war to conquer the realms to the pages of Avengers for a tie-in starting with Avengers #13. War of the Realms is set to be Marvel's biggest-ever super-mega-crossover event, but it's coming at a time when the country is in crisis, amidst the longest government shutdown of all time. […]

Now Everything You Know About… Okay, These Marvel Teasers Are Getting Ridiculous

Following up on plans to rewrite the history of the origin of the Fantastic Four, rewrite the history of Spider-Man No More, and rewrite the history of The Avengers finding Captain America in the ice, Marvel has predictably released yet another teaser for their "Marvel History Is Destroyed" event coming in March 2019. This teaser […]

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U.S. Government to Investigate Marvel Chairman Ike Perlmutter's VA Involvement

The U.S. Government Accountability Office, an agency of the federal government tasked with conducting investigations on behalf of Congress, will investigate whether Marvel Entertainment Chairman Ike Perlmutter is secretly running the Department of Veterans Affairs along with other wealthy members of President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago resort. The agency's investigation, which will not start until 2019, […]