Thomas John Patrick "Tom" Welling (born April 26, 1977) is an American actor, director, producer, and model best known for his role as Clark Kent in The WB/CW superhero drama Smallville (2001–11).
A high school athlete, Welling initially worked in construction and, in 1998, he successfully modeled men's clothing for several popular brands. In 2000, he made a successful transition to television. He has been nominated for and received several awards for his role as Clark Kent. In 2001, he had a recurring role as Rob "Karate Rob" Meltzer in the second season of the CBS legal drama Judging Amy. He has also been involved behind the camera as an executive producer and a director. His films include Cheaper by the Dozen, Cheaper by the Dozen 2, The Fog, The Choice and Draft Day.
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Appearances of Tom Welling in MAD
MAD Magazine #415 • USA • 1st Edition - New York
Mort Drucker caricatured Welling (and co-star Kristin Kreuk) on the front cover of MAD #415 (March '02) and in that issue's Dick DeBartolo-penned parody "Smellville."