Lara Lor-Van El is the biological mother of Superman and the wife of Jor-El. She perished along with her husband when her home planet Krypton exploded due to the fanatical actions of her brother-in-law Zor-El who used Brainiac to ignite the planet's core.
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- Jor-El - Her Husband
- Kal-El/Clark Kent/The Blur/Superman - Her son.
- Lois Lane - Her daughter-in-law.
- Kara Zor-El - Her niece
- Zor-El - Her brother-in-law
- In Smallville, Lara was first portrayed by Kendall Cross, then Helen Slater (better known for her role as Supergirl) portrayed Lara-El in three episodes of the series.