Christopher D’Olier Reeve (Nueva York, 25 de septiembre de 1952- Mount Kisco, 10 de octubre de 2004) fue un actor, director de cine y activista estadounidense, adquirió la fama mundial como actor al interpretar al hombre de acero en las películas basadas en el popular personaje de cómics, Superman y también es recordado por su personaje de Richard Collier en la película Pide al tiempo que vuelva.
- Fecha de nacimiento: 1952-09-25
- Falleció: 2004-10-10
- Lugar de nacimiento: New York City - New York - USA
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Christopher D'Olier Reeve (September 25, 1952 – October 10, 2004) was an American actor, film director, producer, screenwriter and author. He achieved stardom for his acting achievements, including his notable motion picture portrayal of the fictional superhero Superman. On May 27, 1995, Reeve became a quadriplegic after being thrown from a horse in an equestrian competition in Virginia. He required a wheelchair and breathing apparatus for the rest of his life. He lobbied on behalf of people with spinal cord injuries, and for human embryonic stem cell research afterward. He founded the Christopher Reeve Foundation and co-founded the Reeve-Irvine Research Center. Reeve married Dana Morosini in April 1992, and they had a son, William, born that June. Reeve had two children, Matthew (born 1979) and Alexandra (born 1983), from his previous relationship with his longtime girlfriend, Gae Exton.