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Christopher Reeve (b. September 25, 1952 – d.October 10, 2004) portrayed Superman/Clark Kent in the feature films Superman, Superman II, Superman III, and Superman IV: The Quest for Peace.

Pictured: Christopher Reeve as Superman from a promotional still for one of the Donnerverse films

Professional History

Christopher Reeve was cast as Clark Kent/Superman for the 1978 film Superman directed by Richard Donner. Reeve remained in the role throughout the three sequels of the film. With Superman IV: The Quest for Peace he wrote the story that was used to develop the screenplay.

Work History

Acting Credits

Superman December 10, 1978 Superman/Clark Kent
Superman II June 19, 1981 Superman/Clark Kent
Superman III July 17, 1983 Superman/Clark Kent
Superman IV: The Quest for Peace July 24, 1987 Superman/Clark Kent
Smallville 2001-2011 Virgil Swann
     "Rosetta" February 25, 2003 Doctor Virgil Swann
     "Legacy" April 14, 2004 Doctor Virgil Swann
     "Blank" April 27, 2005 Doctor Virgil Swann (Archive Footage)
     "Finale, Part II" May 13, 2011 Doctor Virgil Swann (Archive Footage)

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