Christopher Reeve (1952–2004)

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KNOWN FOR 
Superman (1978) | Superman IV: The Quest for Peace (1987) | Superman II (1980)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 8 wins & 12 nominations More »
NICKNAMEs  
Chris, Toph, Tophy
BORN 
Sep 25, 1952 (died Oct 10, 2004)
HEIGHT 
6' 4" (1.93m)

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Past Film & Video (35 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Past Television (33 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Edición Especial ColeccionistaEdición Especial Coleccionista (TV Series) In Memory Of (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011 1
  • Primary photo for SmallvilleSmallville (TV Series) Acknowledgment (3 episodes, 2005), Dr. Virgil Swann / Himself (2 episodes, 2003), In Loving Memory Of (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2003–2007 6
    • Cure (Oct 18, 2007) Acknowledgment  Less
    • Progeny (Apr 19, 2007) Acknowledgment  Less
    • Aqua (Oct 20, 2005) Acknowledgment  Less
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  • Primary photo for The Brooke Ellison StoryThe Brooke Ellison Story (TV Movie) Director, Executive Producer  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for The PracticeThe Practice (TV Series) Kevin Healy (1 episode, 2003), Writer (story) (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
    • Burnout (Mar 24, 2003) Kevin Healy, Writer (story)  Less
  • Primary photo for Freedom: A History of UsFreedom: A History of Us (TV Series) Creative Consultant (16 episodes, 2003), Producer (16 episodes, 2003)  Less 2003 16
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  • Primary photo for Rear WindowRear Window (TV Movie) Jason Kemp, Executive Producer  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for Christopher Reeve: A Celebration of HopeChristopher Reeve: A Celebration of Hope (TV Movie) Himself, Executive Producer  Less 1998
  • Primary photo for In the GloamingIn the Gloaming (TV Movie) Director  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Without Pity: A Film About AbilitiesWithout Pity: A Film About Abilities (TV Movie) Narrator (voice)  Less 1996
  • Primary photo for Black Fox: Good Men and BadBlack Fox: Good Men and Bad (TV Movie) Alan Johnson  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Black Fox: The Price of PeaceBlack Fox: The Price of Peace (TV Movie) Alan Johnson  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Black FoxBlack Fox (TV Movie) Alan Johnson  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for FrasierFrasier (TV Series) Leonard (1 episode, 1993)  Less 1993 1
  • Primary photo for The Sea WolfThe Sea Wolf (TV Movie) Humphrey Van Weyden  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Nightmare in the DaylightNightmare in the Daylight (TV Movie) Sean  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Mortal SinsMortal Sins (TV Movie) Father Thomas Cusack  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for Tales from the CryptTales from the Crypt (TV Series) Fred (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Road to AvonleaRoad to Avonlea (TV Series) Robert Rutherford (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992 1
  • Primary photo for Death DreamsDeath Dreams (TV Movie) George Westfield  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Carol & CompanyCarol & Company (TV Series) Rex / Bob (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for Bump in the NightBump in the Night (TV Movie) Lawrence Muller  Less 1991
  • Primary photo for Earthday BirthdayEarthday Birthday (TV Movie) It Zwibble (voice)  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for The Rose and the JackalThe Rose and the Jackal (TV Movie) Allan Pinkerton  Less 1990
  • Primary photo for Superman 50th AnniversarySuperman 50th Anniversary (TV Movie) Himself, Acknowledgment  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for The Great Escape II: The Untold StoryThe Great Escape II: The Untold Story (TV Movie) Maj. John Dodge  Less 1988
  • Primary photo for Anna KareninaAnna Karenina (TV Movie) Count Vronsky  Less 1985
  • Primary photo for Faerie Tale TheatreFaerie Tale Theatre (TV Series) Prince Charming / 'My Son, the Prince' (1 episode, 1983)  Less 1983 1
    • Sleeping Beauty (Jul 7, 1983) Prince Charming / 'My Son, the Prince'  Less
  • Primary photo for Saturday Night LiveSaturday Night Live (TV Series) Christopher Reeve (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for The 35th Annual Tony AwardsThe 35th Annual Tony Awards (TV Special) Himself - Performer, Performer ("There Is Nothing Like a Dame", "Come Josephine in My Flying Machine", "Bloody Mary", "Mame", "Hello, Dolly!")  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for The Muppet ShowThe Muppet Show (TV Series) Performer ("Brush Up Your Shakespeare", "East of the Sun (and West of the Moon)") (1 episode, 1980), Himself - Special Guest Star (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
    • Christopher Reeve (Feb 9, 1980) Himself - Special Guest Star, Performer ("Brush Up Your Shakespeare", "East of the Sun (and West of the Moon)")  Less
  • Primary photo for Love of LifeLove of Life (TV Series) Ben Harper (1974-1976)  Less 1951–1980
  • Primary photo for The Wide World of MysteryThe Wide World of Mystery (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for Great PerformancesGreat Performances (TV Series) Officer (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
Self (105 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
Archive Footage (47 titles)YEARBUDGETUS Gross / WORLDWIDE
  • Primary photo for Entertainment TonightEntertainment Tonight (TV Series) Himself (9 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008–2018
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  • Primary photo for MotionlessMotionless Himself (archive footage)  Less 2018
  • Primary photo for Superheroes DecodedSuperheroes Decoded (TV Series) Superman (1 episode, 2017)  Less 2017
    • American Rebels (May 1, 2017) Superman (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for I Am Your FatherI Am Your Father Himself (archive footage)  Less 2015 €250K
  • Primary photo for Elstree 1976Elstree 1976 Superman / Clark Kent (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2015 £135K $12K / —
  • Primary photo for Wogan: The Best OfWogan: The Best Of (TV Series) Himself (1 episode)  Less 2015– 
    • Toughies Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Julie Walters: A Life on ScreenJulie Walters: A Life on Screen (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for The Go-Go Boys: The Inside Story of Cannon FilmsThe Go-Go Boys: The Inside Story of Cannon Films Himself (archive footage)  Less 2014 — / $2.5MM
  • Primary photo for Electric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon FilmsElectric Boogaloo: The Wild, Untold Story of Cannon Films Superman / Clark Kent (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2014
  • Primary photo for Superheroes: A Never-Ending BattleSuperheroes: A Never-Ending Battle (TV Mini-series) Himself - Actor, Superman (1 episode, 2013)  Less 2013
    • A Hero Can Be Anyone (Oct 15, 2013) Himself - Actor, Superman (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Los 80Los 80 (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2012)  Less 2012
    • Maldito sudaca (Dec 9, 2012) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for NoNo Himself (archive footage)  Less 2012 $2.3MM / $7.7MM
  • Primary photo for Edición Especial ColeccionistaEdición Especial Coleccionista (TV Series) Frederick Dallas / Clark Kent (2 episodes, 2011)  Less 2011–2012
    • Especial Top Comedias (Apr 25, 2012) Frederick Dallas (archive footage)  Less
    • Especial redoblajes (Feb 22, 2011) Clark Kent (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for Flash Moda: Thierry Mugler, escultor de sueñosFlash Moda: Thierry Mugler, escultor de sueños (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for SmallvilleSmallville (TV Series) Dr. Virgil Swann (2 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005–2011
    • Finale (May 13, 2011) Dr. Virgil Swann (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
    • Sacred (Feb 23, 2005) Dr. Virgil Swann (archive sound) (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less
  • Primary photo for The Nostalgia CriticThe Nostalgia Critic (TV Series) Clark Kent / Superman (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for David Blaine: Beautiful StruggleDavid Blaine: Beautiful Struggle (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Heroes of Jules Verne FestivalHeroes of Jules Verne Festival Himself (archive footage)  Less 2010
  • Primary photo for Memòries de la teleMemòries de la tele (TV Series) Himself (3 episodes, 2008)  Less 2008–2009
    • Episode #4.8 (Nov 28, 2009) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • Episode #3.22 (Mar 21, 2009) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • Episode #3.11 (Dec 20, 2008) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for Jesse's StoryJesse's Story Himself (archive footage)  Less 2009
  • Primary photo for 30 Days30 Days (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Silenci?Silenci? (TV Series) Blaine Bingham (1 episode, 2008)  Less 2008
    • Episode #7.20 (Mar 5, 2008) Blaine Bingham (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The 80th Annual Academy AwardsThe 80th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Waiting for HockneyWaiting for Hockney Himself (archive footage)  Less 2008
  • Primary photo for Larry King Live: The Greatest InterviewsLarry King Live: The Greatest Interviews (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Hope in MotionHope in Motion (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for Heart of a Hero: A Tribute to Christopher ReeveHeart of a Hero: A Tribute to Christopher Reeve (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Superman II: The Richard Donner CutSuperman II: The Richard Donner Cut (Video) Clark Kent / Kal-El / Superman (archive footage)  Less 2006 $54MM
  • Primary photo for 80s, El Soundtrack de una Generación80s, El Soundtrack de una Generación Himself (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Life of Pryor: The Richard Pryor StoryLife of Pryor: The Richard Pryor Story (TV Movie) Superman (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for The Curse of SupermanThe Curse of Superman (TV Movie) Himself / Superman / Clark Kent (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Look, Up in the Sky! The Amazing Story of SupermanLook, Up in the Sky! The Amazing Story of Superman (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2006
  • Primary photo for Corazón de...Corazón de... (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005–2006
  • Primary photo for Beyond TomorrowBeyond Tomorrow (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2005)  Less 2005–2006
    • Episode #2.4 (Mar 1, 2006) Himself (archive footage)  Less
    • Episode #1.3 (Jun 15, 2005) Himself (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for 80s80s (TV Series) Superman / Clark Kent (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
    • Episode #1.6 (Nov 2, 2005) Superman / Clark Kent (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for The 57th Annual Primetime Emmy AwardsThe 57th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (TV Special) Himself - In Memoriam (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for Cinema milCinema mil (TV Series) Superman / Clark Kent (1 episode, 2005)  Less 2005
    • Episode #1.8 (Sep 3, 2005) Superman / Clark Kent (archive footage)  Less
  • Primary photo for ReplicaReplica Self (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for The 77th Annual Academy AwardsThe 77th Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Himself - Memorial Tribute (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for 11th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards11th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (TV Special) Himself - Memorial Tribute (archive footage)  Less 2005
  • Primary photo for 101 Most Shocking Moments in Entertainment101 Most Shocking Moments in Entertainment (TV Movie) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for De Superman à Spider-Man: L'aventure des super-hérosDe Superman à Spider-Man: L'aventure des super-héros (TV Movie) Superman (archive footage)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for Superman: Screen TestsSuperman: Screen Tests (Video) Superman / Clark Kent (archive footage)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The Magic Behind the CapeThe Magic Behind the Cape (Video) Himself (archive footage)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for The 71st Annual Academy AwardsThe 71st Annual Academy Awards (TV Special) Superman (archive footage) (uncredited)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Of Muppets and Men: The Making of 'The Muppet Show'Of Muppets and Men: The Making of 'The Muppet Show' (TV Movie) Himself / Hamlet (archive footage)  Less 1981
  • Primary photo for Clapper BoardClapper Board (TV Series) Self (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981
    • Superman II (Apr 3, 1981) Self (archive footage)  Less
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