Episode 7

Published on:

5th Jan 2021

Adventures of Superman Starring George Reeves Part 1

Host Anthony Desiato digs into the classic 1950s television series ADVENTURES OF SUPERMAN starring George Reeves, discovering a noirish crime drama, tough but fair Superman, and authoritative Clark Kent. In Part 1 of a two-episode deep dive, Anthony and guest Rich Roney focus on Seasons 1 and 2, aka the black-and-white years. Part 2 (out on 1/20/20) will examine the color years (Seasons 3-6) and the legacy of the show.

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About the Podcast

Digging for Kryptonite: A Superman Fan Journey
From the Host of My Comic Shop History
Host Anthony Desiato (My Comic Shop History) takes flight with an ongoing podcast series exploring Superman! Digging for Kryptonite is an examination of Krypton's Last Son across time and media, with deep dives into the creative visions, character elements, eras, and individual stories that have shaped the Man of Steel and the larger DC Universe for more than 80 years. New episodes every Tuesday.

About your host

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Anthony Desiato

Anthony Desiato, owner and founder of Flat Squirrel Productions, is a lifelong Superman fan, documentary filmmaker, and podcast host who has been chronicling the culture of comic shops for the past decade. Projects include the films MY COMIC SHOP DOCUMENTARY and MY COMIC SHOP COUNTRY, as well as the podcast series MY COMIC SHOP HISTORY and DIGGING FOR KRYPTONITE.