Supergirl's Jon Cryer Talks Playing Another Luthor After Superman IV: 'This Was My Chance to Do It Right'

Published on Mar 16, 2019

Supergirl's Jon Cryer Talks Playing Another Luthor After Superman IV: 'This Was My Chance to Do It Right'

For Jon Cryer, joining the cast of Supergirl as one of DC Comics’ most iconic villains is part of a personal redemption arc 32 years in the making. The actor previously portrayed Lex Luthor’s nephew Lenny in 1987’s Superman IV: The Quest for Peace, an experience that didn’t quite live up to expectations.

“Part of the reason I did Superman IV was because Superman: The Movie changed my life. I was 14 years old, and the tagline was ‘You’ll believe a man can fly,’ and boy I bought it,” Cryer told reporters ahead of his debut as Lex on Sunday.

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