Superman-Doomsday & Beyond

1st Broadcast 11th September 0:30-10:58 to 9th October 1993 10:30-10:58 BBC Radio 5

Repeated 1995 Radio 1



Dirk Maggs



Dirk Maggs



Dirk Maggs


Produced for

BBC Radio Light Entertainment BBC Radio 5



Doomsday and Beyond radio program features a star cast, incredible sound effects,

and a full orchestral score, this program recreates the world of Superman direct from the pages of DC Comics and,

in Dolby Surround, you are in the thick of the action!


"The Death of Superman - and his Return!"

Epic action, thrilling suspense, and a rollercoaster ride of mounting excitement are all featured in this incredible audio experience,

chronicling not only Superman's duel-to-the-death with the monster called Doomsday and how he ultimately returned,

but also the story of his love affair with Daily Planet reporter Lois Lane and the true fate of his arch-enemy, Lex Luthor.

The fastest-selling comic book story of all time comes to life like nothing you've ever heard before!


Episode 1

"They saved Luthor's brain"


Episode 2



Episode 3

"Funeral For A Friend"


Episode 4

"Reign Of The Supermen"


Episode 5

"Who Is the Hero True?"


Cast for all Episodes

Stuart Milligan
Stuart Milligan
Clark Kent
Stuart Milligan
The Kryptonian
William Hootkins
Lex Luthor
Lorelei King
Lois Lane
Vincent Marzello
Jimmy Olsen
Garrick Hagon
Jonathan Kent
Kerry Shale
The Cyborg
Kerry Shale
Eric Meyers
Guy Gardner
Denica Fairman
Maggie Sawyer
Liza Ross
Burt Kwouk
Doctor Teng
William Roberts
Not Known
Leon Herbert
John Henry Irons

Production Crew

Recorded & Mixed in Dolby Surround Sound

Paul Deeley


Recorded On

31st May 1993 to 11th June 1993


Music composed & Arranged

Mark Russell


Comment by Dirk Maggs

Called Superman Lives! in USA


Running Time

5 Episodes 30 minutes each 150 minutes total


Other Links

Superman On Trial

The Adventures of Superman Series 1

The Adventures of Superman Series 2

Superman - Doomsday & Beyond

Dirk Maggs Radio Productions On Tape/ CD


Cast Pictures


Lorelei King

Lorelei King




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