LATEST: Superman's famous S-emblazoned outfit from the 1950s TV series sold at auction for $110,000 (GBP68,750) yesterday (31JUL03).

The outfit, worn by KIRK ALYN was expected to fetch $150,000 (GBP93,750) at the PROFILES IN HISTORY movie memorabilia auction in Beverly Hills, California.

One of the other highlights of the sale was the "ape-o-naut" suit worn by actor Sal Mineo in the 1971 movie ESCAPE FROM THE PLANET OF THE APES. The outfit sold for $55,000 (GBP34,375).

01/08/2003 19:47