Dean Cain

Biography: Tall, dark and handsome, Dean Cain is probably best known for his portrayal of Superman on the hit tv series Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman. Cain was born to Sharon Thomas(actress) and Roger Tanaka(U.S. Army Servicemen) in Mt. Clemens, MI. Divorcing before he was born, his mother moved him and his brother Roger to Malibu, California after marrying director Christopher Cain. A half sister, Krisinda Cain, followed soon after. His name comes from his step-dad but his looks from his Japanese, Welsh, and French heritage.
Dean went to Santa Monica High School along with a few other future actors such as Rob and Chad Lowe, Sean and Chris Penn, and Emilio Estevez. Graduating an honor student, he turned down 17 athletic scholarships to attended Princeton University where he set two N.C.A.A. records as a first string football player (for the most interceptions per game in a single season and most per game in a career). He graduated in 1988 with a B.A. in
history and a contract for the Buffalo Bills as a free safety. Unfortunately during pre-season camp he injured his knee which brought his football career to an end. With sports in his past he turned to screen writing and finally acting and appeared in dozens of commercials.
In 1993 after guest spots on Grapvine, A Different World, and Beverly Hills 90210, he landed the memorable role of Superman in Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman and actually wrote two episodes (Season's Greedings and Virtually Destroyed). Lois and Clark ended in 1997 and a year later in 1998, he started his own production company Angry Dragon Entertainment which produced the television series Ripley's Believe It Or Not. Also that year he stared in his first major role playing an ex-Green Beret in Best Men. Since then Dean has been featured in many films such as Firetrap and Out of Time along with dozens upon dozens of TV shows most notably Las Vegas and Lost.
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Title: Year: Credit: User score:
tbd Las Vegas: Season 3 Sep 19, 2005 Casey Manning 7.3
tbd Las Vegas: Season 2 Sep 13, 2004 Casey Manning 7.0
tbd Ripley's Believe It or Not!: Season 4 Jan 8, 2003 Host tbd
tbd Live with Regis and Kelly: Season 15 Sep 2, 2002 Himself 5.7
tbd Ripley's Believe It or Not!: Season 3 Jan 9, 2002 Host tbd
tbd Ripley's Believe It or Not!: Season 2 Jan 10, 2001 Host tbd
tbd The Division: Season 1 Jan 7, 2001 Insp. Jack Ellis tbd
tbd Ripley's Believe It or Not!: Season 1 Jan 12, 2000 Host tbd
tbd Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman: Season 4 Sep 22, 1996 Clark Kent/Superman tbd
tbd Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman: Season 3 Sep 17, 1995 Clark Kent/Superman tbd
tbd Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman: Season 2 Sep 18, 1994 Clark Kent/Superman / Writer tbd
tbd Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman: Season 1 Sep 12, 1993 Clark Kent/Superman 8.0