Morgan is the uncle of Pepper Potts.
Morgan got acquainted with Tony Stark, the fianceè of his niece Pepper Potts, and his eccentric attitude left an impression on Stark. Stark later had a dream where he and Potts had a kid together, and they called him Morgan in honor of her uncle. As the years went by, Potts and Stark had a daughter, whom they decided to name Morgan after him.
- In the comics, Morgan Stark was the first-cousin of Tony Stark, who schemed repeatedly against him in order to take his place as the leader of Stark Industries.