Adventures of Superman Show

The Adventures of Superman was the first live-action television show starring Superman and ran in syndication from 1952 until 1958. Retaining the cast of characters and general tone of the radio series, the black-and-white program (later broadcast in color) pit Superman against various mobsters and criminals.

The cast was headed by George Reeves as Superman. Lois Lane was played by Phyllis Coates from 1952 until 1953, and by Noel Neill from 1953 until 1958. Also featured were Jack Larson as Jimmy Olsen, John Hamilton as Perry White, and Robert Shayne as Inspector Henderson. The last two season featured Phil Tead in a recurring role as Professor Pepperwinkle, a new character and the resident scientific expert.


Superman Television Series (V)
Live-Action Adventures of SupermanThe Adventures of SuperboyThe Adventures of SuperpupSuperboyLois & Clark: The New Adventures of SupermanSmallvilleSupergirl (Arrowverse appearances)KryptonMetropolis (Upcoming)
Animated 'Superman' Fleischer cartoonsSuperman (1988 Animated Series)Superman: The Animated SeriesKrypto the SuperdogLegion of Super-Heroes
Justice League series: Super FriendsJustice League UnlimitedYoung JusticeJustice League Action
Webisodes and other shorts The Adventures of Seinfeld & SupermanChloe ChroniclesSmallville Legends: Kara and the Chronicles of KryptonSuper Best Friends ForeverSuperman of TokyoWorld's Funnest
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