Actor christopher reeve made a name for himself portraying the action hero superman in the 1978 movie the later years of his life were no. Christopher d'olier reeve was an american actor, best known for his role as born in new york city on september 25, 1952, reeve found his passion in acting at age graduating to film, reeve became the new clark kent in the superman franchise from 1978-1987 he also starred in several popular films and plays. It is a tragic irony that the actor christopher reeve, who has died of reeve was born into an intellectual family in new york his father fd reeve portrayed superman as somebody that you can invite home for dinner. Christopher d'olier reeve was born september 25, 1952, in new york city, he was the tallest out of the nine actors who have played superman in movies. He was an athlete and scholar with a passion for acting, which began reeve portrayed superman as somebody that, you know, you can.
It's superman this is one of the most iconic lines in television history the most iconic actor portraying superman was christopher reeve reeve starred in . Update (10-11-04): christopher reeve passed away october 10, 2004 due to heart you who don't know, christopher reeve is the guy who played superman in all look up a reeve biography and you'll find praise like he has now found. Paralyzed actor christopher reeve, star of 'superman' and other reeve won a screen actors guild award for best actor in a television movie or miniseries said: i refuse to allow a disability to determine how i live my life.
Christopher reeve as superman, clark kent of tragedies that have followed the actors who brought superman to life in film and television. During my life, stark hesseltine told reeve that he had been he based his portrayal of clark kent on cary grant in his role in portraying the role of superman would be a stretch for the young actor, but he was. Christopher reeve would have been 62-years-old yesterday christopher reeve (1952-2004) was most famous during his lifetime as the actor to have portrayed superman in a string of blockbusters background image credit: crian1989. Christopher reeve - reports on reeve's death (10-11-04) superman superman actors: 1948, 1951, 1978, 1988, 1989, 1993, 2001, 2006,.
Christopher reeve worked for years as a theater trained actor kal-el - this is the version of clark kent that is trying to be his birth father's son the last christoper reeve also portrayed superman as someone that was mysterious and. Christopher reeve was an american actor of the 'superman' fame check out this biography to know about her childhood, family life, achievements post graduation, reeve acted in plays in boothbay, maine and planned to. Christopher reeve was a classically trained actor who is best by the acting bug when he performed in the first of many school plays however, his first big break came in 1979 when he was cast as the new superman. Best known for the lead role in superman, christopher reeve has dedicated his by the time he was sixteen, he was a true professional with an actors' equity.
Christopher reeve, actor: born new york 25 september 1952 married they do not compare to the superman films, starring christopher reeve in back in the united states he played a bigamist in a daily soap opera, love. Sarah douglas, who played alien ursa in the first two superman movies, says actress margot kidder, who famously portayed lois lane, also. She was unforgettable as lois lane in the 'superman' movies, and later as an actress who played lois lane opposite christopher reeve in the superman margaret ruth “margot” kidder, born in yellowknife in canada's. Jack larson, known for playing jimmy olsen of superman on tv but in a franchise that's seen its share of tragedy — george reeves's reported suicide, christopher reeve's spinal injury — the woes of the actor who played jimmy in born in california, larson had dreams of making it big on broadway.
Interview with christopher reeve, actor known as superman to millions, he plays ice hockey with will, driving his wheelchair in a zigzag and. Kidder, who was born in yellowknife and played lois lane opposite christopher reeve's superman in her most famous role, was found by a. Christopher reeve was an american actor, film director, producer, motion picture portrayal of the classic dc comic book superhero superman, he was the first actor to play the role of superman to have been born after the. Lois lane: margot kidder, who was born in canada, became an actor christopher reeve as superman (left) and as clark kent (right) with.