PHOTOS: "Smallville: Icarus"

The CW has released the following synopsis and photos from this week's episode of "Smallville.' Titled "Icarus," the episode features the return of Michael Hogan as Slade along with a number of Clark's super hero compatriots.

"Icarus" airs Friday, December 10 at 8PM, 7PM c.

Official Press Release

"Icarus" (TV-14, V) (HDTV)Hawkman and Star girl return! - The VRA is in full effect and things take an unfortunate turn of events after the Green Arrow (Justin Hartley) tries to stop a mugging but is attacked by citizens for being a super hero.  Clark (Tom Welling) discovers that the civilians who attacked Oliver were all marked with a darkness tattoo.  Carter Hall (guest star Michael Shanks) and Star Girl (guest star Britt Irvin) return to help Clark deal with Slade's (guest star Michael Hogan) re-emergence after he kidnaps Lois (Erica Durance). Cassidy Freeman also stars. Mairzee Almas directed the episode written by Genevieve Sparling. (#3X6011).

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