IOAN GRUFFUDD as scientist Reed Richards (2005 & 2007) - Mister Fantastic (Reed Richards) is a fictional superhero that appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. He is a founding member of the Fantastic Four. He is the inventor of the spacecraft which was bombarded by cosmic radiation on its maiden voyage, granting the Fantastic Four their powers. Richards gained the ability to stretch his body into any shape he desires.
Mister Fantastic (Reed Richards) is a fictional superhero appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics. Created by writer Stan Lee and artist/co-plotter Jack Kirby, the character first appeared in The Fantastic Four #1 (Nov. 1961). He was one of the four main characters in the title. Lee has stated the stretch powers were inspired by DC's Plastic Man, which had no equivalent in Marvel The character is a founding member of the Fantastic Four.