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‘Superman’ (1978)

Kidder portrayed Lois Lane to Christopher Reeve’s Superman in four films, released between 1978 and 1987. “It was exciting, but for a while being typecast as Lois made my vanity and narcissism scream,” Kidder told the Guardian in April 2005. “Hadn’t people seen my other work? But now my grandkids watch it, and think I was Superman’s friend, so that’s a thrill.” (Photo: Warner Bros./courtesy of Everett Collection)

Remembering Margot Kidder: Lois Lane and 9 more memorable roles she played

Raechal Shewfelt
Editor, Yahoo Entertainment

Margot Kidder, who died Sunday at 69, will forever be remembered as Lois Lane, the feisty love interest of Superman who she portrayed in the Christopher Reeve movies of the ’70s and ’80s. But Kidder amassed an impressive list of credits over the years, from The Amityville Horror to Boston Common. Here’s a look at some of her greatest.