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Comeback Queen Margot Kidder Has Been To Hell And Back

She’s a political activist now!

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Margot Kidder survived drug addiction and a horrifying car crash to beat the legendary “curse of Superman!”

The 67-year-old star is best known for playing reporter Lois Lane opposite the late Christopher Reeve in 1978’s “Superman” and its sequels.

With the blockbuster “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” set to open March 25, The National ENQUIRER tracked her down at her home in Montana, where she now works as a political activist.

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“Margot wants to make America better,” a pal told The ENQUIRER.

The so-called “curse” has jinxed many stars who appeared in the Man of Steel films, including Christopher, who was paralyzed in a horse-riding accident in 1995.

Two years before his death in 2004, Canadian-born Margot nearly lost her life in a metal-mangling car accident. Her dogs, Zelda and Pierre, were thrown clear of the wreck and ran off to summon help.

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Margot told The ENQUIRER: “I couldn’t breathe. I thought I was going to die.  … I thought that if I survived, I was going to be paralyzed like my friend Christopher!”

She suffered a broken pelvis, but miraculously made a full recovery.

The actress was also in a serious car crash in 1990 that left her unable to work for two years, and forced her to declare bankruptcy.

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In 1996, Margot was found rambling and “looking like she was homeless” in a stranger’s backyard, cops said. She was later diagnosed with bipolar disorder.

Margot became a U.S. citizen in 2005, and beat a drug addiction on her way to staging a comeback. Last year, she won a Daytime Emmy for her performance in the children’s show, R.L. Stine’s “The Haunting Hour.”

And after a roller-coaster love life, the star — who has a 39-year-old daughter, Maggie — has sworn off romance.

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“I’ve been married and divorced three times,” she added.

“I was so disastrous at romance that I’m better off with dogs!”

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