Wow, That Really Does Look Like Superman


Comic Con 2011: One of the freakiest displays at Comic Con 2011 wasn’t anything scary or gruesome, but a life-sized sculpture of Christopher Reeve as Superman. One woman who walked by almost jumped out of her skin.

I spoke with Mike Hill, the creator who built Superman. He fashioned the Man of Steel out of silicon rather than wax because it’s more durable. Here’s what he had to say.