Speaking of Radio

Chuck Schaden's Conversations with the Stars Who Made it Golden


Kirk Alyn

Recorded February 22nd, 1979 - 46 min

He was the motion picture screen’s first Man of Steel, starring in the 1948 Columbia Pictures 15-chapter serial, Superman and the sequel, Atom Man versus Superman in 1950. He was in Chicago for a special event celebrating his career. He was born October 8, 1910 and was 68 when we spoke to him in our broadcast studio a few days before his personal appearance. He died March 14, 1999 at age 88.

Kirk Alyn – “Superman” – 1948 Movie Serial