Marvel Comics/NBC Team-Up: Saturday Night Live & Spider-Man

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In 1978 Marvel Comics teamed up with NBC to deliver the notorious Marvel Team-Up #74, featuring castmembers of Saturday Night Live during the Bill Murray/John Belushi/Dan Aykroyd era.  And, well, former Marvel editor-in-chief Jim Shooter tells it best (from his blog at http://www.jimshooter.com/2011/09/animal-house.html): “Sometime in early 1978, Chris Claremont proposed that Spider-Man meet the “Not Ready for Prime Time Players” in an issue of Marvel Team-Up. For any of you … Read More →