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Doc Samson ( Leonard Skivorski, Jr. ) is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics . The character is usually depicted as a superhero and psychiatrist in the Marvel Universe , known as a supporting character in stories featuring the Hulk . He was portrayed by Ty Burrell in the 2008 film The Incredible Hulk .

Doc Samson debuted in the Incredible Hulk vol. 2, #141 (July 1971), created by writer Roy Thomas and artist Herb Trimpe . [1] Since then he has also appeared as a supporting character in several different Marvel Comics titles, including She-Hulk , Uncanny X-Men , and Amazing Spider-Man . In 1996 Doc Samson starred in his first self-titled miniseries written by Dan Slott . In 2006, Samson starred in his second miniseries written by Paul Di Filippo and penciled by Fabrizio Fiorentino.

Samson eventually regains his powers in a gamma ray explosion. He joins the Gamma Base staff. [6] Alongside S.H.I.E.L.D. , he battles the Hulk. [7] He shrinks and projects the Hulk into Glenn Talbot 's brain to cure Talbot of amnesia. [8] Samson then battles the Rhino . [9]