Christopher Reeve

Christopher Reeve
1952 - 2004
Christopher Reeve  American Actor

Christopher Reeve dating history


Christopher Reeve was previously married to Dana Reeve (1992 - 2004).

Christopher Reeve was in relationships with Cheryl Tiegs (1980), Jane Seymour (1979 - 1980) and Gae Exton (1978 - 1987).


American Actor Christopher Reeve was born Christopher D'Olier Reeve on 25th September, 1952 in New York City, New York, USA and passed away on 10th Oct 2004 Northern Westchester Hospital, Mount Kisco, New York, USA aged 52. He is most remembered for Superman. His zodiac sign is Libra.

Christopher Reeve was in 9 on-screen matchups, including Annette O'Toole in Superman III (1983), Bess Armstrong in Tales from the Crypt (1989), Geneviève Bujold in Monsignor (1982), Jacqueline Bisset in Anna Karenina (1985) and Jane Seymour in Somewhere in Time (1980).

Christopher Reeve is a member of the following lists: Emmy Award winners, American film actors and Grammy Award winners.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 14 years, 9 months - -
Dating3 9 years, 5 months 3 years, 5 months 1 year
Total4 14 years, 9 months 6 years, 3 months 1 year


First Name Christopher
Middle Name D'Olier
Last Name Reeve
Full Name at Birth Christopher D'Olier Reeve
Alternative Name Superman, Christopher D'Olier Reeve, Christopher Reeve
Birthday 25th September, 1952
Birthplace New York City, New York, USA
Died 10th October, 2004
Place of Death Northern Westchester Hospital, Mount Kisco, New York, USA
Cause of Death Heart Failure
Buried Cremation
Height 6' 4" (193 cm)
Build Athletic
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Religion Christian
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University AB, Cornell University (1974), Juilliard School of Drama
Occupation Text Actor, director, producer, screenwriter, author, activist, equestrian
Occupation Actor
Claim to Fame Superman
Year(s) Active 1974–2004, 1970–2004
Official Websites,
Father Franklin Reeve
Mother Barbara Pitney (née Lamb)
Brother Benjamin
Family Member William, Matthew, Alexandra
Associated People Annette O'Toole, Tom Welling
Favorite Movies Superman

Christopher D'Olier Reeve (September 25, 1952 – October 10, 2004) was an American actor, writer, and director. He was best known for playing the DC Comics character Superman, beginning with the acclaimed Superman (1978), for which he won a BAFTA Award, and, reprised the role in three sequels it spawned later on which has established him being widely regarded as one of the greatest actors of all time including an appearance in the CW Superman-themed television series Smallville (2001) alongside Tom Welling.

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Christopher Reeve52 LibraActor
Dana Reeve44 PiscesActress
Cheryl Tiegs76 LibraModel
Jane Seymour73 AquariusActress
Gae Exton73 CapricornModel


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Matthew Exton-ReeveMale20th December, 197944 years oldGae Exton
Alexandra Exton-ReeveFemale23rd November, 198340 years oldGae Exton
WilliamMale7th June, 199232 years oldDana Reeve


Smallville2001Dr. Virgil Swann / Self / Virgil SwannTV Show
Rear Window1998Jason KempTV Movie
The Practice1997Kevin HealyTV Show
A Step Toward Tomorrow1996Denny GabrielMovie
91996Thurston Last (voice)Unknown
Above Suspicion1995Dempsey / husbandMovie
Village of the Damned1995Dr. Alan ChaffeeMovie
Black Fox1995Alan JohnsonTV Movie
Black Fox: Good Men and Bad1995Alan JohnsonTV Movie
Black Fox: The Price of Peace1995Alan JohnsonTV Movie
Speechless1994Bob FreedMovie
The Remains of the Day1993LewisMovie
Morning Glory1993Will ParkerTV Movie
The Sea Wolf1993Humphrey Van WeydenTV Movie
Frasier1993LeonardTV Show
Noises Off...1992Frederick Dallas / Philip BrentMovie
Mortal Sins1992Father Thomas CusackTV Movie
Nightmare in the Daylight1992SeanTV Movie
The American Constitution: The Road from Runnymede1992NarratorMovie
Last Ferry Home1992Bill TurnerTV Movie
Bump in the Night1991Lawrence MullerTV Movie
Death Dreams1991George WestfieldTV Movie
The Rose and the Jackal1990Allan PinkertonTV Movie
Carol & Company1990Rex / BobTV Show
Avonlea1990Robert RutherfordTV Show
Earthday Birthday1990It Zwibble (voice)TV Movie
Tales from the Crypt1989FredTV Show
Bobby Brown: On Our Own1989The Cyclist (uncredited)Music Video
Switching Channels1988Blaine BinghamMovie
The Great Escape II: The Untold Story1988Maj. John DodgeTV Movie
Street Smart1987Jonathan FisherMovie
Superman IV: The Quest for Peace1987Superman / Clark KentMovie
HBO Storybook Musicals1987It ZwibbleTV Show
The Aviator1985Edgar AnscombeMovie
Anna Karenina1985Count VronskyTV Movie
The Bostonians1984Basil RansomeMovie
Superman III1983Superman / Clark KentMovie
Deathtrap1982Clifford AndersonMovie
Faerie Tale Theatre1982Prince Charming / 'My Son, the Prince'TV Show
Somewhere in Time1980Richard CollierMovie
Superman II1980Superman / Clark KentMovie
Gray Lady Down1978PhillipsMovie
Superman1978Superman / Clark KentMovie
The Wide World of Mystery1973Max 67TV Show
Great Performances1971OfficerTV Show
Love of Life1951Ben HarperTV Show
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eagle39Apr 23, 2020

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glennfanglennfanApr 10, 2019

My favorite superman

halfgoofyhalfgoofyApr 29, 2015

Christopher Reeves and George Reeves are Superman

CraigSnyderCraigSnyderMay 3, 2013

The best Superman ever. Very sad to see him go.

brucecoJan 2, 2012

Very good man, the real superman on and off the screen, was taken way to early, we already miss him!
Loved him with Jane Seymore, good movie.
"A moment in Time"

RichardSep 15, 2009

Rest in peace Christopher. You were a real superman.

toshirotoshiroMay 29, 2009

es una pena que se haya ido una gran estrella. ¡Siempre estará en nuestros recuerdos!

AvalhonMar 1, 2009

Amazing guy. R.I.P, Chris!

clarkkentrocksclarkkentrocksDec 13, 2008

he is a good actor:)but he died:( he played superman very well.

Dr.MSep 23, 2008

Christopher Reeve is my favorate actor and he is my HERO , he is HOT HOT HOT

AvalhonDec 9, 2007

A true Superman. He`ll live forever in our hearts.

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