Superman, the iconic superhero created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, has captivated audiences for decades through comics and movies. This article traces Superman's origin from his debut in Action Comics #1 in 1938 to his evolution on the silver screen. It explores his early comics adventures, radio shows, and serials, delves into the Silver Age of Comics and beyond, and highlights the iconic portrayal of Superman by Christopher Reeve. The article also discusses the modern era of Superman in the DC Extended Universe (DCEU), focusing on Henry Cavill's portrayal. Throughout, it emphasizes how Superman remains an enduring symbol of hope and inspiration in popular culture.