Superman actors playing in this legendary movie of the years changed, but the interest to the character remains to this date. Superman comic book character was created by Jerry Seigel and Joe Shuster.

Live-Action Portrayals of Superman over the years featuring:

0:00 Kirk Alyn (1948-1950)
0:40 George Reeves (1951-1958)
1:38 Christopher Reeve (1978-1987)
2:46 John Haymes Newton (1988)
4:02 Gerard Christopher (1989-1992)
4:59 Dean Cain (1993-1997)
6:10 Tom Welling (2001-2011)
7:31 Brandon Routh (2006)
8:43 Henry Cavill (2013-2016)

-Superman Serial (Sony/Columbia Pictures)
-Superman and the Mole Men, Stamp Day for Superman, The Adventures of Superman, Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, Superman Returns, Man of Steel (Warner Brothers)
-Superman: The Movie, Superman II, Superman III (Salkind)
-Superman IV: The Quest for Piece (Canon)
-Superboy (Universal Pictures)
-Smallville (Warner Brothers, CW)