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Noel Neill

Actress

Born - 25 November 1920, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Died - 3 July 2016

American light actress of slightly sour prettiness, a singer originally and a popular GI pin-up during World War Two, but perhaps best remembered for playing Lois Lane in 'Superman' movie serials and a later TV series. She made her debut in Girls of the Underworld (1940) and proceeded to rack up more than 60 films, shorts and serials in the next 12 years: Miss Polly (1941), Miss Annie Rooney (1942), Prairie Chickens (1943), Here Come the Waves (1944), Rainbow Island (1944), Bring on the Girls (1945), The Stork Club (1945), The Blue Dahlia (1945), Junior Prom (1946), Over the Santa Fe Trail (1947) Brick Bradford (serial, 1947), Are You With It? (1948), Superman (serial, 1948), Gun Runner (1949), The James Brothers of Missouri (1949), Atom Man Vs Superman (serial, 1950), Abilene Trail (1951), Whistling Hills (1951), Submarine Command (1951), Montana Incident (1952), Invasion USA (1952), Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953) and The Lawless Rider (1954). Later she made cameo appearances in Superman (1978), Surge of Power (2004), Superman Returns (2006) and Surge of Power: Revenge of the Sequel (2015), her last.