1997 Movie News Archives
December 2, 1997: Tim Allen to Play Brainiac?CHICAGO SUN-TIMES "Big Picture" columnist Cindy Pearlman reports Tim Allen has discussed playing Brainiac in director Tim Burton's Superman film, and is even quoted as saying "I've told my agents I'll shave my head in a second." The article also mentions Courtney Cox (Friends) as a casting possibility for Lois Lane.
Kevin Smith has indicated on his View Askew website that Chris Rock is indeed very likely to be cast as Jimmy Olsen.
1997 Movie NewsListed below are all the archived News items from 1997 in reference to the up-coming Superman movie, then titled 'Superman Lives'.
- September 16, 1997: News From Inside Superman Lives
- October 14, 1997: Polar Bears in the Fortress of Solitude?
- October 15, 1997: WB Pushes Back Superman Lives Pre-Production
- October 28, 1997: Chris Rock to Play Jimmy Olsen?
- December 2, 1997: Tim Allen to Play Brainiac?
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