Biography

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Gerard Christopher  (born Jerry DiNome in New York City on May 11, 1959 (age 52)) is an American actor. He was the second actor to play the role of Superboy in the series of the same name (1989–1992). During his tenure on Superboy he would later also be a producer and writer on the series. He has performed in a number of telemovies, and was a guest star on daytime soaps such as Days of our Lives and Sunset Beach, and the primetime soap, Melrose Place. He has also starred in the movie Tomboy (1985).

Christopher auditioned for the part of Superman / Clark Kent in Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman and was chosen by the casting director. However, when the producers learned he had essentially already played the role, he was dismissed in favor of Dean Cain.

His most recent film role (as of 2003) was "Zack" in the movie The First of May (1999). He also recently appeared as himself on the 2006 television documentary Look, Up in the Sky: The Amazing Story of Superman talking about his time on Superboy.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Gerard Christopher, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Gerard Christopher  (born Jerry DiNome in New York City on May 11, 1959 (age 52)) is an American actor. He was the second actor to play the role of Superboy in the series of the same name (1989–1992). During his tenure on Superboy he would later also be a producer and writer on the series. He has performed in a number of telemovies, and was a guest star on daytime soaps such as Days of our Lives and Sunset Beach, and the primetime soap, Melrose Place. He has also starred in the movie Tomboy (1985).

Christopher auditioned for the part of Superman / Clark Kent in Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman and was chosen by the casting director. However, when the producers learned he had essentially already played the role, he was dismissed in favor of Dean Cain.

His most recent film role (as of 2003) was "Zack" in the movie The First of May (1999). He also recently appeared as himself on the 2006 television documentary Look, Up in the Sky: The Amazing Story of Superman talking about his time on Superboy.

Description above from the Wikipedia article Gerard Christopher, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 13

Birthday 1959-05-11

Place of Birth New York City, New York, USA

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • Jerry Dinome

Acting TV ShowsMovies

2020 Funhouse as James 'Headstone' Malone
2012 Arrow (1 episode) as Virgil
2006 Look, Up in the Sky: The Amazing Story of Superman as Himself
1999 The First of May as Zack
1997 Sunset Beach (19 episodes)
1994 Guns of Honor as Lt. Mark Counter
1994 Trigger Fast as Mark Counter
1992 Melrose Place (1 episode)
1991 Silk Stalkings (1 episode)
1988 Murphy's Law (1 episode)
1988 Superboy (73 episodes) as Superboy/Clark Kent (1 episode)
1986 Dangerously Close as Lang Bridges
1985 Tomboy as Randy Starr

By signing up for an account on TMDb, you can post directly to Twitter and Facebook.

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.

Global

s focus the search bar
p open profile menu
esc close an open window
? open keyboard shortcut window

On media pages

b go back (or to parent when applicable)
e go to edit page

On TV season pages

(right arrow) go to next season
(left arrow) go to previous season

On TV episode pages

(right arrow) go to next episode
(left arrow) go to previous episode

On all image pages

a open add image window

On all edit pages

t open translation selector
ctrl+ s submit form

On discussion pages

n create new discussion
w toggle watching status
p toggle public/private
c toggle close/open
a open activity
r reply to discussion
l go to last reply
ctrl+ enter submit your message
(right arrow) next page
(left arrow) previous page