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Australian Teen With Cancer Asks For Messages From His Favorite Marvel Superheroes--And, Boy, Did They Ever Come Through 😍

By Mike Walsh

A 17-year-old Australian boy named Josh—who has struggled with leukemia since birth—was given just months to live by doctors after they discovered he also had glioblastoma—an aggressive cancer that was also responsible for the death of  Senator John McCain.


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Josh and his mother.

Josh received a surprise after his family reached out via the internet to the various actors who have portrayed on-screen Marvel superheroes.

The message read:

"URGENT HELP!!" 
"[Josh]'s only wish is to meet or receive a message to himself from actors, more specifically Marvel actors."