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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 43 years ago in 1978.

In 2004 he died aged just 52, starring in 42 films in his career, 41 since Superman was released.

How old do you think he looks in the movie?

In Superman, I think Christopher Reeve looks:

Did you know?

Superman scores 6.9 out of 10 on The Movie Database.

Christopher Reeve's first acting role was as 'Phillips' in Gray Lady Down, released in 1978 when he was 25.

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