Superboy (1988–1992)

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The adventures of the Man of Steel in his teenage years.

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Stacy Haiduk ...
 Lana Lang / ... (100 episodes, 1988-1992)
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 Clark Kent / ... (74 episodes, 1989-1992)
Peter Jay Fernandez ...
 Matt Ritter (48 episodes, 1990-1992)
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 C. Dennis Jackson (48 episodes, 1990-1992)
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The adventures of Superman when he was a boy! Actually, as a young man...who, disguised as Clark Kent, mild-mannered journalism student at Shuster University, fights a never-ending battle for truth, justice, and...well, you know the rest... Written by Gregory A. Sheets <m-sheets2@onu.edu>

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Sherman Howard (Lex Luthor) would later audition to play the same character in animated form in Superman (1996). However, Clancy Brown was ultimately cast in the role. See more »

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Well Done Show!
20 June 2001 | by (Bowie,MD) – See all my reviews

I was about 3 years old when this show first aired This was absolutely the best show on television back then.The Superboy TV Series had many great Episodes such as Bizarro:The Thing of Steel,With This Ring I thee Kill,and Abandon Earth.The TV Series had some well done and great episodes and very good storyline of Clark Kent's early Days.Let's hope this show re-airs on television.


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