The cast of Superman and Lois recently sat down to discuss their own personal interpretations of the meaning behind the Man of Steel’s S shield.
Superman’s classic shield S is one of the most recognizable images on the planet and has a variety of meanings. The cast of Superman and Lois They recently sat down for a feature on The CW titled “More Than a Symbol” where they discussed what the Superman symbol personally meant to them.
“It’s always been hope. Hope for a better future, I hope we find a better way … I hope we all do better, that we all try harder,” said Tyler Hoechlin, who plays the Man of Steel. during the featurette. “It’s not just about strength and speed and all those amazing Superman qualities,” added Elizabeth Tulloch, who plays Lois Lane.
“I can’t name many other superheroes who have that rich history and that power behind their symbol,” said Jordan Elsass, who plays Jonathan Kent, in closing. The Superman symbol has had various meanings over the decades, from serving as a simple calling card for Superman to being reconfigured to the House of El family crest in the Superman: birthright maxiseries by Mark Waid and Leinil Francis Yu.
Superman and Lois It revolves around the events of the “Crisis on Infinite Earths” crossover and finds Clark Kent and Lois Lane returning to Smallville to raise their children Jonathan and Jordan. The series has received a positive critical reception ahead of its debut, which will feature a 90-minute premiere.
Superman and Lois stars Tyler Hoechlin, Elizabeth Tulloch, Dylan Walsh, Alex Garfin, Jordan Elsass, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Inde Navarrette, and Wolé Parks. The series premieres Tuesday, February 23 at 8 p.m. ET on The CW.
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