Everywhere you look today, people all over the internet are celebrating Superman’s 80th anniversary with posts, images, articles, interviews, videos and more. Here are a selection of some we’ve come across:
DC All Access:
DC All Access pays tribute to this iconic series and spectacular new issue in this week’s episode, talking to many of the Action Comics #1000 contributors including new Action Comics and Superman writer Brian Michael Bendis, Scott Snyder, Dan Jurgens, Marv Wolfman and more. Plus, we look at the beautiful new hardcover celebrating eighty years of Action Comics and some of the other events taking place that pay tribute to the Man of Steel.
An Animated History of Superman – From the Fleischer Superman cartoons to Justice League Action, check out the very best of Superman’s animated history. What is your favorite animated Superman?
80 years ago today, a character established on truth, justice and the American way debuted in Action Comics. He has captivated comic book fans ever since, and over the decades has greatly influenced pop culture to become one of the world’s most iconic characters. To celebrate Superman’s 80th anniversary, SYFY WIRE is sharing interviews with 13 living actors who have played the Man of Steel over the years including Brandon Routh (Superman Returns), Tom Welling (Smallville), and Dean Cain (Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman).
Action Comics #1000 Explained – It’s not JUST about the number.
Man of Steel, Belted: ‘Action Comics #1000’ and the Return of a Super-Accessory.
For my money, Superman is the first and still the best. It’s been a pleasure to work with the character for so long and be in this landmark issue with so many great creators. Take a break today to visit your LCS and pick up your copy! #Action1000 pic.twitter.com/E5W6nbZjqi
— Dan Jurgens (@thedanjurgens) April 18, 2018
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Celebrate 80 years of Superman with our collection of movies, shows and more! #Superman80https://t.co/BDIhPLaXUE pic.twitter.com/BswzaeFhe3
— iTunes (@iTunes) April 18, 2018
Power can be innocent. Superman has been the prime example of this for 80 years. #Superman80 pic.twitter.com/C20BBExfXj
— Batman v Superman (@BatmanvSuperman) April 18, 2018
If you follow my work, probably you know how important is this guy for me, so.. yes, this time I did an special page, a pinup in #actioncomics 1000 and obviously Is an honour for me to be part in this very special comic!! #action1000 #superman THANKS FRIENDS! pic.twitter.com/DaLzpf0QdE
— Jorge Jiménez (@JorgeJimenezArt) April 18, 2018
For the day that’s in it. Happy Birthday Superman!! Congrats to all at the @DCComics family on 1000 issues of Action Comics!! Follow me on the @KryptonSYFY Instagram as I celebrate fandom throughout the day. #ACTION1000 pic.twitter.com/pSZVsYq3pb
— Cameron Cuffe (@thecameroncuffe) April 18, 2018
He was always there when we needed him most. Happy 80th anniversary, Superman! #Superman80 pic.twitter.com/ee10G12Ct2
— Justice League Movie (@justiceleaguewb) April 18, 2018
Happy birthday, cuz. 80 Years looks good on you #action1000
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He believes in truth, and he believes in justice. Happy 80th Anniversary Superman. #Superman80 pic.twitter.com/VWtQguEH2v
— Warner Bros. (@WBHomeEnt) April 18, 2018
Happy birthday, old man! You don’t look a day past 75. Now stop running into my fist! #supermanis80 @henrycavill
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Today we celebrate 80 years one of the most iconic Super Heroes in the universe. Faster than a speeding bullet, Man of Tomorrow, Superman! @DCComics #LEGODCComics #TheTrunksAreBack #Superman80 #Action1000 pic.twitter.com/CVTdMBL2OA
— LEGO (@LEGO_Group) April 18, 2018
Out today. Action 1000. I was able to sneak in a pinup at the last possible second! 🙂
Go Supes! 😀#Action1000 pic.twitter.com/46fniuovz5
— Walter Simonson (@WalterSimonson) April 18, 2018