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Jimmy Olsen (Character)
from Superman (1978)

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James "Jimmy" Bartholomew Olsen is a fictional character... See more »
Alternate Names:
James 'Jimmy' Olsen / James Bartholomew Olsen / James Olsen / Jimmie Olsen / Jimmy Olson / Old Jimmy Olsen

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  1. Superman vs Doomsday (2017) Played by Bryan McClure (as Jimmy Olson)
  2. "Girl Unburdened"
        - Prologue: Girl Unburdened (2016) TV episode, Played by Matthew Weatherson

  3. "Supergirl"
        - Episode #2.22 (2017) TV episode, Played by Mehcad Brooks (as James Olsen)
        - Episode #2.21 (2017) TV episode, Played by Mehcad Brooks (as James Olsen)
        - Episode #2.20 (2017) TV episode, Played by Mehcad Brooks (as James Olsen)
        - Episode #2.19 (2017) TV episode, Played by Mehcad Brooks (as James Olsen)
        - Episode #2.18 (2017) TV episode, Played by Mehcad Brooks (as James Olsen)
          (37 more)
  4. "Legends of Tomorrow"
        - Episode #2.9 (2016) TV episode, Played by Mehcad Brooks (as James Olsen)
  5. Injustice for All (2016) (V) Played by Danny Mooney
  6. "Robot Chicken"
        - The Angelic Sounds of Mike Giggling (2016) TV episode, Played by Seth Green
        - Unionizing Our Labor (2009) TV episode, Played by Dan Milano
  7. Dark Superman (2016) Played by Jimmy Doherty
  8. Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) Played by Michael Cassidy
    ... aka "Batman Versus Superman: Dawn of Justice" - Canada (English title) (alternative title)
    ... aka "Batman versus Superman: Dawn of Justice" - USA (alternative title)
    ... aka "Dawn of Justice" - USA (alternative title)
  9. Man of Tomorrow (2016/II) Played by Julien Rico
  10. Justice League: Gods and Monsters (2015) (V) Played by Yuri Lowenthal
  11. Justice League: Throne of Atlantis (2015) (V) Played by Patrick Cavanaugh
    ... aka "DCU: Justice League - Throne of Atlantis" - USA (long title)
  12. "Epic Rap Battles of History"
        - Goku vs. Superman (2014) TV episode, Played by Nice Peter
  13. Robot Chicken DC Comics Special II: Villains in Paradise (2014) (TV) Played by Seth Green
  14. "Saturday Morning Movies"
        - Man of Steel (2013) TV episode, Played by Piotr Michael
  15. "Tales of Metropolis"
        - Jimmy (2013) TV episode, Played by Elisha Yaffe
        - Lois (2013) TV episode, Played by Elisha Yaffe
        - Bizarro (2013) TV episode, Played by Elisha Yaffe
  16. Last Son (2013) Played by Bryan Murray
  17. The Real Adventures of Superman (2013) Played by Casey Donahue
  18. "Mad"
        - S Cape from Planet Earth/The X-Mentalist (2013) TV episode, Played by Eric Artell
        - Real Veal/Celebrity Wife Swamp (2012) TV episode, Played by Mikey Day
  19. Superman: Unbound (2013) (V) Played by Alexander Gould
  20. Robot Chicken: DC Comics Special (2012) (TV) Played by Seth Green
  21. Superman vs. The Elite (2012) (V) Played by David Kaufman
  22. Justice League: Doom (2012) (V) Played by David Kaufman
  23. The Death and Return of Superman (2011) Played by Troy Starr
  24. "Batman: The Brave and the Bold"
        - Triumvirate of Terror! (2011) TV episode, Played by Alexander Polinsky
        - Battle of the Superheroes! (2011) TV episode, Played by Alexander Polinsky
  25. Bats in the Clocktower (2011) Played by Brian Combs (as Jimmie Olsen)
  26. A Day in the Life (2011/III) Played by Edward Chin-Lyn
  27. "Smallville"
    ... aka "Smallville Beginnings" - USA (rerun title)
        - Finale (2011) TV episode, Played by Aaron Ashmore
        - Doomsday (2009) TV episode, Played by Aaron Ashmore / Ryan Harder (as James Bartholomew Olsen)
        - Injustice (2009) TV episode, Played by Aaron Ashmore
        - Beast (2009) TV episode, Played by Aaron Ashmore
        - Stiletto (2009) TV episode, Played by Aaron Ashmore
          (47 more)
  28. All-Star Superman (2011) (V) Played by Matthew Gray Gubler
  29. Justice League: Crisis on Two Earths (2010) (V) Played by Richard Green

  30. "Superman: Red Son" (2009) TV series Played by Kirk Thornton
  31. "The Batman"
        - The Batman/Superman Story: Part I (2007) TV episode, Played by Jack De Sena
  32. Superman/Doomsday (2007) (V) Played by Adam Wylie
  33. Hollywoodland (2006) Played by Joseph Adam
  34. Superman Returns (2006) Played by Sam Huntington
    ... aka "Superman Returns: An IMAX 3D Experience" - USA (IMAX version)
  35. Superman: Brainiac Attacks (2006) (V) Played by David Kaufman
  36. Losing Lois Lane (2004) Played by Brandon Barrera
  37. World's Finest (2004) Played by Andrew Decker
  38. "Justice League"
    ... aka "JL" - USA (promotional abbreviation)
    ... aka "Justice League Unlimited" - USA (third season title)
        - Only a Dream: Part II (2003) TV episode, Played by David Kaufman
  39. "Superman"
    ... aka "Superman: The Animated Series" - USA (informal alternative title)
        - Legacy: Part II (2000) TV episode, Played by David Kaufman
        - Legacy (2000) TV episode, Played by David Kaufman
        - A Fish Story (1999) TV episode, Played by David Kaufman
        - Superman's Pal (1999) TV episode, Played by David Kaufman
        - In Brightest Day... (1999) TV episode, Played by David Kaufman
          (21 more)

  40. "Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman"
        - The Family Hour (1997) TV episode, Played by Justin Whalin
        - Toy Story (1997) TV episode, Played by Justin Whalin
        - I've Got You Under My Skin (1997) TV episode, Played by Justin Whalin
        - Voice from the Past (1997) TV episode, Played by Justin Whalin
        - Shadow of a Doubt (1997) TV episode, Played by Justin Whalin
          (81 more)
  41. Superman: The Last Son of Krypton (1996) (TV) Played by David Kaufman
  42. "Saturday Night Live"
    ... aka "NBC's Saturday Night" - USA (complete title)
    ... aka "SNL" - USA (informal title)
    ... aka "SNL 25" - USA (alternative title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night" - USA (first season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live '80" - USA (sixth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 15" - USA (fifteenth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 20" - USA (twentieth season title)
    ... aka "Saturday Night Live 25" - USA (twentyfifth season title)
        - Sinbad/Sade (1992) TV episode, Played by Rob Schneider

  43. "Superman"
    ... aka "Ruby-Spears Superman" - USA (DVD title)
        - Bonechill/The Driver's License (1988) TV episode, Played by Mark L. Taylor
        - Superman and Wonder Woman vs. the Sorceress of Time/The Birthday Party (1988) TV episode, Played by Mark L. Taylor
        - The Hunter/Little Runaway (1988) TV episode, Played by Mark L. Taylor (as James 'Jimmy' Olsen)
        - Triple-Play/The Circus (1988) TV episode, Played by Mark L. Taylor
        - The Big Scoop/Overnight with the Scouts (1988) TV episode, Played by Mark L. Taylor
          (8 more)
  44. Superman IV: The Quest for Peace (1987) Played by Marc McClure
    ... aka "Superman IV: The Strongest Enemy" - Japan (English title) (imdb display title)
  45. The Making of 'Superman III' (1985) (TV) Played by Marc McClure
  46. Supergirl (1984) Played by Marc McClure
  47. Superman III (1983) Played by Marc McClure
  48. Superman II (1980) Played by Marc McClure

  49. Superman (1978) Played by Marc McClure
    ... aka "Superman: The Movie" - International (English title) (promotional title), USA (promotional title)

  50. "The Batman/Superman Hour" (1968) TV series Played by Jack Grimes
    ... aka "The Adventures of Batman" - USA (rerun title)
  51. "The Superman/Aquaman Hour of Adventure" (1967) TV series Played by Jack Grimes
  52. "The New Adventures of Superman" (1966) TV series Played by Jack Grimes
  53. Superman vs. the Gorilla Gang (1965) Played by Randy Epstein

  54. "Adventures of Superman"
        - All That Glitters (1958) TV episode, Played by Jack Larson
        - The Perils of Superman (1958) TV episode, Played by Jack Larson
        - The Brainy Burro (1958) TV episode, Played by Jack Larson
        - Three in One (1958) TV episode, Played by Jack Larson
        - Superman's Wife (1958) TV episode, Played by Jack Larson
          (96 more)
  55. Stamp Day for Superman (1954) Played by Jack Larson
  56. Atom Man vs. Superman (1950) Played by Tommy Bond

  57. Superman (1948) Played by Tommy Bond
Video-game:
  1. DC Universe Online (2011) (VG) Played by Brandon Young

  2. Superman Returns (2006) (VG) Played by Sam Huntington
  3. Superman: The Man of Steel (2002) (VG) Played by Dave Gochman
  4. Superman: Shadow of Apokolips (2002) (VG) Played by David Kaufman

  5. Superman (1999) (VG) Played by David Kaufman
    ... aka "Superman 64" - USA (alternative title)
Archive Footage:
  1. Secret Origin: The Story of DC Comics (2010) (V) Played by Sam Huntington
  2. Heroic Ambition (2010) Played by Jack Larson (as Jimmy Olson)
  3. "Smallville"
    ... aka "Smallville Beginnings" - USA (rerun title)
        - Turbulence (2009) TV episode, Played by Aaron Ashmore
  4. "The Naked Archaeologist"
        - Coat of Many Colors (2008) TV episode, Played by Jack Larson (as Jimmy Olson)
  5. Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut (2006) (V) Played by Marc McClure
    ... aka "Superman II" - UK (original title)
  6. From Rivals to Romance: The Making of Lois and Clark (2005) (V) Played by Michael Landes
  7. Making 'Superman': Filming the Legend (2001) (V) Played by Marc McClure
  8. "Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman"
        - Dead Lois Walking (1996) TV episode, Played by Justin Whalin
  9. The Our Gang Story (1994) (V) Played by Tommy Bond
  10. Superman (1973) Played by Jack Larson
  11. Superman's Peril (1954) Played by Jack Larson
  12. Superman in Exile (1954) Played by Jack Larson
  13. Superman and the Jungle Devil (1954) Played by Jack Larson
  14. Superman Flies Again (1954) Played by Jack Larson
  15. Superman in Scotland Yard (1954) Played by Jack Larson
    ... aka "Superman and Scotland Yard" - Jamaica (English title)

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