Christopher Reeve

Christopher Reeve

American actor, director, and activist (1952-2004)
Christopher D'Olier Reeve was an American actor, director, and activist, best known for playing the titular main character in the film Superman and its first three sequels.Wikipedia
BornSeptember 25, 1952
HometownNew York City, New York, United States of America
Net worth$10 million
Height6'4" (1.93m)
SpouseDana Reeve (m 1992 - 2004)
PartnerGae Exton
ChildrenMatthew Reeve
ParentsFranklin D'Olier Reeve
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AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1999Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actor in a Limited Series or Motion Picture MadeRear WindowNominated
1999Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Television Movie or MiniseriesRear WindowWinner
1979British Academy of Film & Television ArtsMost Promising Newcomer to Leading Film RolesSupermanWinner