A homeless guy said seriously, "I’d like to try to win the award for best actor."
A man who is superior to you is someone who's super famous and awesome like Brad Pitt. What is Brad Pitt besides a superior man? He is also an actor.
This is a jukugo word, which usually means on'yomi readings from the kanji. If you know the readings of your kanji you'll know how to read this as well.