Superman: Christopher Dennis, Hollywood Boulevard’s Superman, Dies

Christopher Dennis, known for performing as Superman on Hollywood Boulevard, died Saturday in the San Fernando Valley at the age of 52. His cause of death is currently unknown.

The Super Museum, a museum dedicated to Superman history located in Metropolis, Ill., confirmed the news in a Facebook post.

“We want to take a moment to extend our deepest condolences to the family, friends, and fans of Christopher Dennis better known as ‘Hollywood Superman.’ We’ve just received word of his passing,” the Super Museum posted on Facebook.

“We’ve known Chris for many years.  Many years ago he married the love of his life here in Metropolis in front of the Superman statue. He spent time with our family and showed lots of support for our museum and the Superman Celebration.”