Margot Kidder is a Canadian-born American actress who first gained international fame portraying the character Lois Lane in the 1978 superhero film Superman (Superman: The Movie) starring Christopher Reeve. She went on to reprise the character Lois Lane in multiple Superman sequels. Her other notable film credits include 1974's Black Christmas, 1979's The Amityville Horror and 2004'sDeath 4 Told.
Between 1976 and 1984, she was married and divorced three times. Her marriage to her first husband novelist Thomas McGuane produced her only child.
She was involved in a serious car accident in 1990 that prevented her from working for about two years. She went bankrupt as a result of that.
She became an American citizen in 2005 just so she could vote against the then President of the United States, George W. Bush and protest against the United States' invasion of Iraq in 2003 without the fear of being deported.
She suffers from bipolar disorder.
Depakote also has a really bad side effect, which is death.Margot Kidder
I don't buy into any of that hogwash. They put that out to sell tickets. It's just a classic horror movie, with the Greek drama formula of good versus evil, and lots of fear.Margot Kidder
I was in two episodes playing Christopher Reeve's character's emissary. They wanted to have my character announce Dr Swan's death, which I thought was exploitative.Margot Kidder
I was very active in the peace movement, still am.Margot Kidder
My grandson sees me as Lois on TV every Christmas, and that scores me points.Margot Kidder
The thing about being famous is, it's weird. The only people who get how weird it is are other famous people.Margot Kidder
There's a new science out called orthomolecular medicine. You correct the chemical imbalance with amino acids and vitamins and minerals that are naturally in the body.Margot Kidder
We didn't have movies in this little mining town. When I was 12 my mom took me to New York and I saw Bye Bye Birdie, with people singing and dancing, and that was it.Margot Kidder
With any group of people in life, sad things happen, and crazy things, and happy things. When you're in the public eye, it's just amplified, that's all.Margot Kidder
You don't have a lot of time you have to get it right. It's amazing how they create these episodes in such a short amount of time. They lavish a lot of care and money on each episode, and they just look terrific.Margot Kidder
was a famous Canadian actress,
who was born on
October 17, 1948. As a person born on this date, Margot Kidder is listed in our database as the 21st
most popular celebrity for the day (October 17) and the 58th most popular for the year (1948).
People born on October 17
fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales.
Margot Kidder is the 503rd most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to Margot Kidder's birthday, Margot Kidder is the 151st most famous Canadian.
In general, Margot Kidder ranks as the 5928th
most popular famous person, and the 977th most popular actress of all time.
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