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Superman Finally Found

19th October 2004

Director BRYAN SINGER has finally ended his quest to find an aspiring star capable of transporting SUPERMAN into the 21st century - he's settled on little known actor BRANDON ROUTH. X-MEN film-maker Singer signed...

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Reeve's Ashes To Fly In The Wind

15th October 2004

CHRISTOPHER REEVE's widow DANA plans to scatter the late actor's ashes in the wind following his cremation earlier this week (12OCT04). The 52-year-old SUPERMAN star passed away on Sunday (10OCT04) after suffering heart failure,...

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Seymour To Star In Smallville

15th October 2004

English actress JANE SEYMOUR is set to appear in hit SUPERMAN TV show SMALLVILLE. The DOCTOR QUINN, MEDICINE WOMAN star, 53, will play Metropolis socialite GENEVIEVE opposite TOM WELLING's young Superman in the fourth...

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Reeve's Wife Dashed To Be At Dying Husband's Bedside

14th October 2004

CHRISTOPHER REEVE's actress wife DANA was forced to make a cross-country dash to be at her dying husband's bedside when he passed away on Sunday (10OCT04). Dana Reeve was acting in a play in...

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Williams' Fond Farewell To Pal Reeve

14th October 2004

ROBIN WILLIAMS has gathered with best pal CHRISTOPHER REEVE's family for a personal ceremony at the late SUPERMAN's New York state home. Williams joined Reeve's widow DANA, daughter ALEXANDRA and his sons WILL and...

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Friends And Family Remember Reeve

13th October 2004

SUPERMAN star CHRISTOPHER REEVE was remembered by about 100 mourning family members and friends yesterday (12OCT04), at a private ceremony at the family's home in Pound Ridge, New York. Plans for a larger memorial...

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Reeve's Death Upsets Seymour's Family

13th October 2004

CHRISTOPHER REEVE's death at the weekend (10OCT04) hit British actress JANE SEYMOUR's family particularly hard - her late friend was godfather to one of her twins. Seymour named her son CHRISTOPHER after her movie...

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Reeve Film To Go Ahead

12th October 2004

A computer-animated movie being made by CHRISTOPHER REEVE at the time of his death will be completed, producer MORRIS BERGER has vowed. The paralysed actor - who died on Sunday (10OCT04), aged 52 -...

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Bush Pays Tribute To Superman

12th October 2004

American President GEORGE W BUSH has paid homage to late SUPERMAN star CHRISTOPHER REEVE, praising the disabled actor's determination to walk again. Reeve, 52, died of heart failure in a New York hospital on...

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Tributes For Reeve Pour In

12th October 2004

Tributes for SUPERMAN actor CHRISTOPHER REEVE have come flooding in from family and friends. Reeve, who died of heart failure on Sunday (10OCT04) aged 52, was described as a "glorious example of triumph over...

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Christopher Reeve Dies

11th October 2004

Paralysed SUPERMAN actor CHRISTOPHER REEVE died of heart failure on Sunday (10OCT04). He was 52. The movie star's publicist WESLEY COMBS announced Reeve passed away in New York state's Northern Westchester Hospital on Sunday...

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Kidder Cautious As She Rehearses

23rd September 2004

Actress MARGOT KIDDER opted against rehearsing her lines for TV show SMALLVILLE in public - because she feared onlookers would assume she was having another nervous breakdown. In 1996, Kidder was found wandering the...

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Kidder Joins Smallville Cast

16th September 2004

Actress MARGOT KIDDER will return to her SUPERMAN roots by appearing in TV show SMALLVILLE. Smallville, which stars TOM WELLING as a young CLARK KENT struggling with the powers which will later make him...

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Superman Bosses Advertise For Unknown

19th August 2004

SUPERMAN producers have turned to the internet in a desperate bid to find a lead for the troubled production. Movie bosses behind the superhero sequel began their search for an actor to replace original...

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X-men Director Takes On Superman Project

19th July 2004

X-MEN director BRYAN SINGER is hoping to save the troubled SUPERMAN movie, after becoming the latest in a long line of filmmakers to be attached to the project. Over the years, the latest anticipated...

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Reeve Tells Bush Off

24th May 2004

SUPERMAN actor CHRISTOPHER REEVE has blasted American President GEORGE W BUSH for failing to increase federal spending on embryonic stem cell research. Reeve, who is paralysed from the neck down following a horse-riding accident...

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Reeve To Direct Movie

4th May 2004

SUPERMAN star CHRISTOPHER REEVE is to direct a biopic about BROOKE ELLISON, a quadriplegic who graduated from America's prestigious HARVARD UNIVERSITY. Filming will start on the movie this summer (04) in New Orleans, Louisiana....

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Crowe's Gladiator Voted Top Hero

25th April 2004

RUSSELL CROWE's brave Roman general MAXIMUS in GLADIATOR has been voted the greatest cinema hero of all time. The fearless fighter in the OSCAR-winning film has beaten SUPERMAN and ELLEN RIPLEY of ALIENS...

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The Rock Approached For Superman Role

1st April 2004

Wrestler-turned-actor THE ROCK was bombarded with offers to take on the title role in the troubled movie SUPERMAN, after he dressed up as the superhero in a comedy skit. The muscular screen star, real...

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Horn Recruits Reeve's Therapist

11th March 2004

Ailing illusionist ROY HORN is recovering from the horrific tiger mauling that left him close to death, with the help of CHRISTOPHER REEVE's therapist. The star - whose partnership with fellow German SIEGFRIED FISCHBACHER...

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Celebrity Pilots Sign Up For Plane Project

23rd January 2004

TOM CRUISE, MORGAN FREEMAN and HARRISON FORD are among the high flyers who are helping an American businessman piece together a superplane. The movie star pilots have joined forces with millionaire ALEK MAJOR, who...

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Superman's Daughter Becomes Yale's Polo Leader

18th December 2003

CHRISTOPHER REEVE's daughter ALEXANDRA has put her father's horse riding accident behind her to become captain of YALE UNIVERSITY's polo team. The paralysed actor, who was crippled after falling from a horse in 1995,...

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Christopher Reeve To Direct Baseball Cartoon

18th December 2003

Hollywood actor CHRISTOPHER REEVE is poised to direct a computer-animated baseball cartoon. The SUPERMAN star hopes the untitled movie - about a father and son and two baseball teams in the 1930s - will...

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Reeve Launches Charity Jewellery

28th November 2003

Former SUPERMAN star CHRISTOPHER REEVE and his wife DANA REEVE are joining forces with jeweller MICHAEL C FINA to unleash a new range of trinkets. Generous Reeves, 51, will donate a percentage of the...

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Reeve On The Road To Recovery

14th November 2003

Paralysed actor CHRISTOPHER REEVE is still determined he will walk again - especially now he can breathe without a ventilator. The SUPERMAN star has been restricted to a wheelchair since snapping his spinal cord...

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Fraser For Superman?

10th November 2003

Actor BRENDAN FRASER is the latest star to be earmarked for the role of SUPERMAN, but he's worried accepting the part will have a negative effect on his career. THE MUMMY star has confirmed...

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Israel Woos Hollywood Stars

22nd September 2003

In the wake of CHRISTOPHER REEVE's inspiring visit, the war-torn country of Israel is trying to attract celebrities to help raise morale among its weary population. The state's Los Angeles consulate praised SUPERMAN...

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Superman Inspired By Crippled Arab

1st August 2003

Paralysed SUPERMAN star CHRISTOPHER REEVE has been given a huge boost in his bid to walk again after meeting a young Arab-Israeli who has overcome crippling injuries with the help of medical breakthroughs. Reeve...

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Chistopher Reeve: Leave Science Alone To Find A Cure

30th July 2003

LATEST: Wheelchair-bound SUPERMAN actor CHRISTOPHER REEVE has a good chance of walking again - but only if "politics and religion" leave scientists alone to find a cure to his condition. The 50-year-old star is...

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Reeves Appeals To Israel To Help The Disabled

28th July 2003

LATEST: Actor CHRISTOPHER REEVE has appealed for urgent research to help victims of spinal injuries and illness. The SUPERMAN star was paralysed from the neck down in a riding accident in 1995. Since then,...

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