Watch The Young Liam Sharp, Andy Lanning and Jan Duuresema in Marvel UK Arts Documentary From 1993

A spinoff of Melvyn Bragg's The South Bank Show, Opening Shot was an arts TV programme from London Weekend Television in 1993 aimed at a younger audience. Which meant comics. And in the mid nineties, that seemed to mean local comics publisher Marvel UK.

So with some Stan Lee footage that will not have been seen in the USA, here's a look at a bunch of comic creators, Liam Sharp, Andy Lanning, Paul Neary, Jan Duuresema, Bobbie Chase and more back in the early nineties…

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