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Published November 16, 2020

Gillian Jacobs Is Telling Stories in Brand New Ways on 'Marvel's Storyboards'

Gillian tells Joe Quesada about making the transition from actor to director.


Gillian Jacobs has enjoyed several years telling stories as an actor on hit shows like Community, Girls, and Love, but lately she's shifted into a different role: director. On this new episode of Marvel's Storyboards, Jacobs talks to Joe Quesada, EVP, Creative Director of Marvel Entertainment, about this new phase in her career which includes an installment of Marvel's upcoming documentary series Marvel's 616. While they pay a visit to Book Soup and Big Apple Comics, Gillian and Joe talk about how her career began while perusing some comics. 

Marvel's 616 Gillian Jacobs and Joe Quesada

Jacobs' episode of Marvel's 616 (and every brand new episode of the series) arrives exclusively on Disney+ this Friday, November 20.

You can watch this episode and the entire first season of Marvel's Storyboards on or Marvel's YouTube channel. Stay tuned to for the latest news about the show and everything happening at the House of Ideas!


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