Warner Bros. Television and The Creative Coalition are bringing the 1940s Superman Radio Series to life on Saturday, September 12 at DC FanDome: Explore the Multiverse, with a cast of today’s biggest stars.
Fans from around the world can tune in to this exclusive one-hour event beginning at 10:00 am PDT, for 24 hours. The Superman Radio Series will be available on demand, so fans can access it throughout the day, whenever they want.
Using original scripts from the long-running radio serial recently unearthed from the Warner Bros. Studios vault, this rare, never-before-seen production will allow fans to experience the Man of Steel in a unique way.
The exclusive event supports The Creative Coalition’s urgent work to protect and advance the arts in schools and communities across the nation. Fans are encouraged to go to TheCreativeCoalition.org to learn more about keeping arts advocacy alive and vital.
The Creative Coalition’s cast includes Wilson Cruz (Star Trek: Discovery), Tim Daly (Madam Secretary), and Daniel Dae Kim (Hawaii Five-0) as Superman, and features Jason Alexander (Seinfeld, Harley Quinn), Troian Bellisario (Pretty Little Liars), Erich Bergen (Madam Secretary), Anthony Carrigan (Barry), and Terry Crews (Brooklyn Nine-Nine).
Also featured are Sam Daly (Hunters), Lea DeLaria (Orange Is the New Black), Giancarlo Esposito (Better Call Saul), Sean Giambrone (The Goldbergs), Nicholas Gonzalez (The Good Doctor), Jason Isaacs (Harry Potter films), Richard Kind (American Dad), Eric McCormack (Will and Grace), and Dean Norris (Breaking Bad).
The Superman Radio Series also stars CCH Pounder (NCIS: New Orleans), Anthony Rapp (Star Trek: Discovery), Yolonda Ross (Black Lightning), Caterina Scorsone (Grey’s Anatomy), Tony Shalhoub (The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel), Tamara Tunie (Law & Order: Special Victims Unit), Henry Winkler (Barry), Alfre Woodard (Luke Cage), and Constance Zimmer (House of Cards).
“We are thrilled to join comic fans and creators at DC FanDome: Explore the Multiverse to bring the original Superman to life and celebrate the arts,” said The Creative Coalition CEO Robin Bronk.
She added: “We encourage Superman fans to learn more about The Creative Coalition’s mission to support the arts by visiting TheCreativeCoalition.org. We are grateful to Warner Bros. and DC for supporting that work.”
In addition, the official DC FanDome: Explore the Multiverse trailer has been released and can be watched below. You can view the full schedule for September 12 by clicking here.
Speaking of Superman, fans can look forward to the Superman & Lois panel at DC FanDome happening on Saturday, September 12 at 10 a.m. Pacific Time.
During the panel, you’ll join DC Chief Creative Officer/Publisher Jim Lee in a conversation with executive producer/showrunner Todd Helbing and series stars Tyler Hoechlin and Elizabeth Tulloch as they discuss the history of Superman from the comics to the screen, what fans can expect from the upcoming series, and the significance of the characters in the world of today.
Fans will be encouraged to follow along as Jim Lee shows the panelists how to draw the iconic Superman emblem and then share their own versions.
In the upcoming series, Tyler Hoechlin and Elizabeth Tulloch star as the world’s most famous Super Hero and comic books’ most famous journalist as they deal with all the stress, pressures and complexities that come with being working parents in today’s society. Hoechlin and Tulloch have previously appeared as these iconic characters in multiple episodes of the Arrow-verse DC Super Hero series.