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Why Disney+'s 'Hawkeye' revived debate about pay for Marvel comic creators

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Hailee Steinfeld as Kate Bishop in "Hawkeye." Disney
The Disney+ Marvel series "Hawkeye" has sparked conversation about compensation for comic creators.
The main issue is around ownership over new characters and stories.
Some top creators have signed deals with digital publications because they'll own their work.
Disney+'s new Marvel series, "Hawkeye," has sparked renewed conversation about compensation and credit for comic creators whose work inspires popular shows and movies. The show, which stars Jeremy Renner as Clint Barton/Hawkeye and Hailee Steinfeld as Kate Bishop, is heavily...
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