The Evolution of Superman on TV: See the Man of Steel From 1952 to 2020
The last son of Krypton flies back to TV in Superman & Lois, set to premiere on The CW Tuesday, February 23. To whet fans’ appetites, the network recently released two teaser images for the show’s 2021 debut: one of Tyler Hoechlin and Elizabeth Tulloch as Clark Kent and Lois Lane at Clark’s family farm in Smallville,; the other showing the superhero in his brand-new suit.
The show, of course, is just the latest iteration of the Man of Steel’s adventures. So what’s come before him? Below, we recap Superman’s TV history, from his black-and-white beginnings to his (many) flights on The CW.
Superman & Lois, Series Premiere, Tuesday, February 23, 9/8c, The CW