Episode 1: The Mysterious Death of Superman

George Reeves, star of TV's  The Adventures of Superman  from 1953-1958.

George Reeves, star of TV's The Adventures of Superman from 1953-1958.

At around 1:20 AM on June 16, 1959, a living room full of drunken party guests heard a gunshot ring out from the upstairs bedroom of actor George Reeves, known to millions of American children as Superman. LAPD rushed through the investigation and autopsy, and quickly ruled that it was a suicide, but many details don't add up. Was Superman murdered?

Resources:

Hollywood Kryptonite by Sam Kashner & Nancy Schoenberger

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/films/2016/04/14/who-killed-superman-the-sinister-true-story-behind-the-death-of/

https://www.theguardian.com/film/2006/nov/18/features.weekend1

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Reeves

Music:

Mean Streetz by MK2

Circles in the Sky by Cinematic Waves (cinematicwaves.com)

Facile by Kevin MacLeod

The Temperature of the Air on the Bow of the Kaleetan by Chris Zabriskie

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