Developed by Alfred Gough and Miles Millar, Smallville premiered on The WB on October 16, 2001, 18 years ago today! For those less familiar with the DC comics series, Smallville follows a young Clark Kent as he learns to control his abilities while growing up small town of Smallville, Kansas. By season five, the series began it's gradual shift to Metropolis and Clark's career as a reporter for the Daily Planet.
The tenth and final season aired on May 13, 2011, with the episode fittingly titled, "Finale." There series was generally well received from start to finish, impressively averaging 4.47 million viewers per episode. Not to mention, without Smallville, shows like Arrow, Flash, Supergirl, and the rest of the Arrowverse might never have become what it has.
In celebration of the Smallville's 18th anniversary, we put together a special quiz to test your knowledge of the DC comics series that started it all. Can you identify these Smallville characters based on a single screenshot? Find out how well you remember today! I hope you're ready!