Season One
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Season Premiere October 16th, 2001
Season Finale May 21st, 2002
Episode Count 21
Cast Tom Welling; Kristin Kreuk; Michael Rosenbaum; Eric Johnson; Sam Jones III; Allison Mack; Annette O'Toole; John Schneider



Season 2

Season One of Smallville aired on the WB Network from October 16th, 2001 to May 14th, 2002, spanning a total of twenty-one episodes. The series aired on Tuesday evenings at 9:00 pm (8:00 central). The show presented the early life of the DC Comics character Clark Kent in the years prior to becoming the world-famous superhero known as Superman, and took him on the journey that would eventually lead to him becoming the Man of Steel. Season One starred Tom Welling in the role of Clark Kent with Kristin Kreuk as his unrequited love Lana Lang. It also starred Michael Rosenbaum as Lex Luthor - Clark's newfound close friend and ally, who was destined to become his greatest enemy, as well as Eric Johnson as Whitney Fordman, Sam Jones III as Pete Ross, Allison Mack as Chloe Sullivan and Annette O'Toole & John Schneider as Clark's adoptive parents, Martha and Jonathan Kent.

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  • This is the first of five season of the series to air on the WB Network. Seasons six through ten aired on the CW Network.
  • The tagline for this season is, "Every story has a beginning".
  • The season finale, "Tempest", ends on a cliff-hanger that continues directly into season two.
  • Although he started off playing a sixteen-year-old, actor Tom Welling was actually 24-years-old at the start of the series.

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  • "X-Ray" - 1st X-ray vision; 1st Ethan Miller; 1st Roger Nixon.

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Adventures of Superman


Lois & Clark


Superman (1988)

Superman: The Animated Series

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