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Gene Hackman as Lex Luthor from Superman

Gene Hackman (b. January 30, 1930) portrayed Lex Luthor in the films Superman and Superman II. He reprised the role in the film Superman IV: The Quest for Peace, for which he also voiced Nuclear Man.

(External Links: The actor's entries on IMDb and Wikipedia)

Selected Filmography

Film Date Role
Superman December 10, 1978 Lex Luthor
Superman II June 19, 1981 Lex Luthor
Superman IV: The Quest for Peace July 24, 1987 Lex Luthor
Nuclear Man (Voice)