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Chris Long was a director of Smallville. Long directed the following episodes:

Season One

  • Hourglass (written by Doris Egan) - Clark Kent meets Cassandra Carver at the Smallville Retirement Center. She lost her vision during the meteor shower, and now she can see the future. When Harry Volk falls into a pond full of kryptonite, he becomes young and sets off on a mission to kill the descendants of the jury who convicted him of murder 60 years ago, including Jonathan Kent. Cassandra is able to provide Clark with some insight into his future, but she dies when she sees a vision of Lex Luthor's future.
  • Hug (written by Doris Egan) - Bob Rickman wants to buy the Kent Farm to build a pesticide plant. He uses a very persuasive kryptonite handshake to convince Jonathan Kent to sell. His former business partner Kyle Tippet lives in Smallville and threatens to expose him if he doesn't get out of town. Meanwhile, Lana Lang and Clark Kent argue, Chloe kisses Clark, and Lex Luthor shoots Clark with an automatic weapon.

Season Two

  • Redux (written by Garrett Lerner & Russel Friend) - Chrissy Parker is killing students with old age. Martha's father William Clark comes to Smallville after 20 years of estrangement. Lana discovers photographs of her mother with a mystery man.


  • Chris directed two episodes from Season 1; both were written by Doris Egan. Both were freak of the week episodes.


  • Chris Long also directed several episodes of Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman, on which Long also served as a producer.
  • Chris Long also directed several episodes of the short-lived television series Birds of Prey.

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