Nathan Hardy
Nathan Hardy
Status: Unknown
Birthplace: Earth
Species: Human
Nationality: Flag of the United States American
Alias(es): Guardian
Affiliation: USAF
Profession: USAF:
Played by: Christopher Meloni
First film: Man of Steel
Last film: Man of Steel
Appears in: 1 film

Colonel Nathan Hardy is a United States Air Force officer, who is presumed to be trapped inside the Phantom Zone.


Nathan Hardy was an Air Force Colonel sent to lead the investigation of a mysterious artifact in the Antartic. There he met Lois Lane, who he didn't immediately get along with. While he was there, he saw Jor-El's Kryptonian Scout ship take off and fly away from the crash site. He later assisted the F.B.I. in arresting Lois after Dru-Zod threatened the Earth. After Kal-El surrendered to the military, Colonel Hardy watched Lois interrogate Kal-El.

Behind the ScenesEdit

Nathan Hardy was portrayed by Christopher Meloni in one film of the DC Cinematic Universe.