There's something special about watching geek heroes geeking out about the nerdy things they love. Game of Thrones author George R.R. Martin is a huge fan of Marvel comics, and he talks about his love, as well as shares a letter he had published in an issue of Fantastic Four back in the day in an upcoming History Channel documentary about comic book superheroes.
The Game of Thrones author reads the letter he wrote as a 14-year-old in praise of Stan Lee and Jack Kirby's Fantastic Four #17. The post Listen to George RR Martin Read His 1964 Marvel Fan Letter appeared first on CBR.
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