Ultimate Reeve Superman 1:1 Progress….

As mentioned in previous posts, running concurrently with John May’s work on the Superman mannequin is an ultimate costume project headed by SuperFan Sebsatian Columbo. Still in development as a result of hard research (with thanks on my part to Chris King who provided the early mockup of the costumed mannequin pictured top) and all-new …

12″ Of Steel…

With the availability of Christopher Reeve’s likeness finally available to toy companies and in great anticipation of Hot Toys revealing their take on The Real Man Of Steel, shown above is the greatest representation to date of Reeve in action figure form. Totally handmade using cast parts from various 1/6 action figures topped with an …

‘The Collection…’

Exclusive to the UK and released around 1989, Superman; The Collection was one of the first video boxsets made available by Warner Bros.  Culled from the second run of individually released titles and repackaged as ‘The Superheroes’ collection (Including Supergirl and other WB catalog titles including Santa Claus: The Movie) the set was  expensive at …

Chow For Now…

One in a series of cultural icons of the 20th century rendered in considerable style is this illustration of Christopher Reeve’s Superman by UK artist Stanley Chow. From an impressive portfolio with work appearing from everything to The Washington Post to Vanity Fair his instantly recognizable iconography is both amusing and modernist. Check out his …