Jerry Siegel

Jerry Siegel

  • Birthday: 1914-10-16
  • Deathday: 1996-01-28
  • Place of birth: Cleveland, Ohio, USA

Biography

Jerome Siegel (October 17, 1914 – January 28, 1996) was an American comic book writer. He is the co-creator of Superman, in collaboration with his friend Joe Shuster, published by DC Comics. They also created Doctor Occult, who was later featured in The Books of Magic. Siegel and Shuster were inducted into the comic book industry's Will Eisner Comic Book Hall of Fame in 1992 and the Jack Kirby Hall of Fame in 1993. With Bernard Baily, Siegel also co-created the long-running DC character The Spectre. Siegel created ten of the earliest members of the Legion of Super-Heroes, one of DC's most popular team books, which is set in the 30th Century. Siegel also used pseudonyms including Joe Carter and Jerry Ess. Description above from the Wikipedia article Jerry Siegel, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Filmography

Once Upon a Time: The Super Heroes

2001

As Self (archive footage)

Secret Origin: The Story of DC Comics

2010

As Self (archive footage)

Batman & Bill

2017

As Self (archive Footage)

Production

Superman

1978

As Characters

Superman II

1980

As Characters

Superman III

1983

As Characters

Man of Steel

2013

As Characters

The Mechanical Monsters

1941

As Characters

Superman

1941

As Characters

The Magnetic Telescope

1942

As Characters

Billion Dollar Limited

1942

As Characters

The Arctic Giant

1942

As Characters

The Bulleteers

1942

As Characters

Electric Earthquake

1942

As Characters

Volcano

1942

As Characters

Terror on the Midway

1942

As Characters

Showdown

1942

As Characters

Eleventh Hour

1942

As Characters

Destruction Inc.

1942

As Characters

The Mummy Strikes

1943

As Characters

Jungle Drums

1943

As Characters

The Underground World

1943

As Characters

Secret Agent

1943

As Characters

Superman Returns

2006

As Characters

Stamp Day for Superman

1954

As Characters

Justice League

2017

As Characters

Reign of the Supermen

2019

As Characters

Superman: Man of Tomorrow

2020

As Characters

Zack Snyder's Justice League

2021

As Characters

The Lego Batman Movie

2017

As Characters

The Return of Superman

1979

As Characters

DC League of Super-Pets

2022

As Characters

The Adventures of Superboy

1961

As Characters

Untitled Superman Project

0000

As Characters

Legion of Super-Heroes

2023

As Characters

Japoteurs

1942

As Characters

Superman

2025

As Characters

Superman: Doomsday

2007

As Characters

Justice League: Warworld

2023

As Characters

Smallville

2002

As Characters

Scooby-Doo! and Krypto, Too!

2023

As Characters

All Star Superman

2011

As Characters

Superman: Requiem

2011

As Writer

The Flash

2023

As Characters

Black Adam

2022

As Characters

Superman 75

2013

As Characters

Justice League: War of the Worlds

2024

As Character Designer

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