Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s a Filipino guy who sort of looks like Superman! Although Clark Kent famously used a phone booth to become Superman, it seems that there’s another way to transform into the iconic DC superhero nineteen bouts of cosmetic surgery. Herbert Chavez, a mild-mannered dressmaker from the Philippines, has done just that. He spent over 300,000 pesos and 16 years to turn himself into a real-life Clark Kent… complete with cleft chin and a hastily gelled coif.