by Kyle Loretan and Gregory Speck
"The bigger the canvas, the better I do. I'm not so good at understated, kitchen-sink kinds of parts," Christopher Reeve told Interview in 1986. Born on September 25, 1952, Reeve was an American actor, film director, producer, screenwriter, author, pilot, and superhero. Here, we remember the great actor and activist, who died eight years ago today.