How old was Christopher Reeve in the movie Superman?

Christopher Reeve was 25 in Superman when he played the character 'Superman / Clark Kent'.

That was over 44 years ago in 1978.

In 2004 he died aged just 52, starring in 62 films in his career, 59 of those after Superman was first released. If he were alive today he would be 70.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In Superman, I think Christopher Reeve looks:

Did you know?

  • Director Richard Donner has worked with Christopher Reeve a total of 2 times in his career.
  • Christopher Reeve's first movie was as 'Max 67' in The Norming of Jack 243, released in 1975 when he was 21
  • Superman scores 7.11 out of 10 on TMDB.
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The cast of Superman

Christopher Reeve's other movies