Marc McClure

Marc McClure


3/31/1957, San Mateo, California, USA

Birth Name

Marc McClure



Also Known As

Marc A. McClure, Mark McClure
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Marc McClure, an American actor, is best known for his role as photographer Jimmy Olsen in the 1978 film Superman and the sequels, Superman II, Superman III and Superman IV: The Quest for Peace. He was born on March 31, 1957, in San Mateo, California. Marc debuted as…more


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  • You know him best as either the smart but mindless photographer Jimmy Olsen in the "Superman" franchise, or as Marty McFlys' brother in the "Back To The Future" films.

    It's a wonder that Marc McClure hasn't been given too much definitive recognition, or at least appeared in many major motion pictures and TV shows regularly in the past 10 years. His has a friendly face, and he is a familiar face to many who have seen him in his first string of films ranging from "Freaky Friday (1976)", to the blockbuster "Superman" and it's sequels (even the spin-off Supergirl (1984)") will agree that he has had some good showcasing in his time, but there is much more he could do, so many ways he could take his career next. He was usually a co-star in films, which is a wonder, because he was so liked and respected by fans and professionals alike. That said, it can be said that he was well under-appreciated. he needs to make a real comeback. He's too good to be wasted. He's a slice of natural talent that needs to continue reigning over America.moreless