The Hulk is a superhero in the Marvel Comics Universe. Created by Stan Lee and Jack Kirby, the character first appeared in comic books in May of 1962.
- Stan Lee, one of the creators of The Hulk, sites both Frankenstein and Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde as influences for the character.
- Standing at 15 feet tall and at a weight of 2,000 pounds, The Hulk is the second largest figure at Madame Tussauds New York.
- The figure, built in 2003, was so large that it had to be transported and built in multiple sections.