Happy Birthday! Brandon Routh Turns 36 Today

Happy birthday, Brandon Routh! The actor is celebrating his 36th birthday today.

After playing the most iconic hero of all time, Superman, in Superman Returns, Routh went on to play Daniel Shaw on Chuck and eventually became Ray Palmer, a.k.a. the A.T.O.M. in the DC television universe. We'll be seeing him return to the role in 2016 when Legends of Tomorrow debuts!

Prior to acting, Routh worked as a model, and his first acting appearance was in Christina Aguilera's music video for the song, "What A Girl Wants."

Happy birthday, Brandon Routh! We can't to see you on Legends of Tomorrow!