5 actors who suffered the ‘curse’ of the “Superman”

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Have you heard of the 'curse' of Superman? Reza urban legend that, as an actor puts the cover of the Man of Steel, your personal life or your career goes down.

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Look 5 actors who played the role of the superhero and what happened to their lives and careers:
# 1 Kirk Alyn said "no" and his career is over


Superman first screens was played by Kirk Alyn in a 16-episode television series round in 1948. In 1950, the actor refused the proposal to make the film "Superman and the Mole-Men", passing the post to George Reeves. Many say that this decision buried his career for many years, until he finally appear in another Superman movie, but this time as the father of Lois Lane.
# 2 George Reeves died suddenly


The first actor to play the superhero in the film was George Reeves, who starred in the film "Superman and the Mole-Man", in 1951, a great success, except for Reeves destination. His next performance in the film received fierce criticism and, at the same time, started rumors about the Superman curse. Rumors have also involved the death of actor: it was said that he died jumping from his window, believing that he could fly like the superhero, but records indicate that Reeves was shot.
# 3 The tragedy of Christopher Reeve
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In the case of Christopher Reeve we can speak of a really sad ending. Reeve suffered a devastating accident riding a horse that left him quadriplegic, in 1995. After fighting the conditions associated with the accident, the actor died in 2004. Christopher Reeves played the superhero in a saga of four films, from 1978 to 1987, the best stage that the franchise "Super man" We had today.
# 4 Dean Cain without fame or glory
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In the case of Christopher Reeve we can speak of a really sad ending. Reeve suffered a devastating accident riding a horse that left him quadriplegic, in 1995. After fighting the conditions associated with the accident, the actor died in 2004. Christopher Reeves played the superhero in a saga of four films, from 1978 to 1987, the best stage that the franchise "Super man" We had today.
# 4 Dean Cain without fame or glory

Dean Cain lived in the Superman series "Louis & Clark: The Adventures of Superman ", which was broadcast on ABC from 1993 to 1997. Cain made guest appearances on film, but ended up not reaching fame and continued to do some television work.
5. Brandon Routh stalled career
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Brandon Routh He played Superman in 2006, but had no luck and was not maintained in the franchise. "Superman - The Return" was a financial success, however, did not arouse enough interest to turn a sequence partly by almost tender softness with which Routh played the superhero. After that, the actor participated in several other films, but all outside major spotlight.

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