Margot Kidder, who played Superman's Lois Lane, dies aged 69

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The actress died in her sleep at her home on Sunday in Livingston, Mont., her publicist Camilla Fluxman Pines confirmed to Variety. With all due respect to Amy Adams, who is probably a better actor and certainly has a better overall resume, Margot Kidder is the one and only.

Kidder started her acting career in a Canadian film titled "The Best Damn Fiddler from Calabogie to Kaladar" in 1968, but she became a household named when she got the lead role opposite Christopher Reeve's Clark Kent/Superman in 1978's "Superman: The Movie".

She dated then-Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau in the 1980s, calling him the "love of my life, my true love" in her radio interview last week.

But she is certain Kidder will never be forgotten.

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But all was not easy for her and for her Superman. Her career crested in the ´70s and ´80s, as she worked with film stars including Robert Redford and Richard Pryor. The actress reportedly had two more roles left to be released, so even though she's no longer with us, we may still have a little bit of time left with her on screen.

Hatcher portrayed Lois' mother, while Kidder played Bridgette Crosby, the assistant to scientist Virgil Swann - portrayed by none other than her Superman co-star Christopher Reeve.

As the Huffington Post points out, Kidder and Hatcher both made guest appearances on Smallville, though neither played Lois Lane. The body of 52-year-old actress was found in her home.

She suffered from bipolar disorder and had a nervous breakdown in Los Angeles in 1996.

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She won a Daytime Emmy Award in 2015 for her role on the children's TV show "R.L. Stine's The Haunting Hour".

She reprised the part in sequels in 1980, 1983 and 1987, also.

We here at CinemaBlend express our condolences to Margot Kidder's family and friends. "She survived so much, she came from the wilds of Canada and survived all these different lives".

"She was just a fabulous person and I am going to miss her terribly", says McGregor.

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