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Tom Welling

Thomas John Patrick "Tom" Welling (born April 26, 1977) is an American actor, director, producer, and model, best known for his portrayal of Clark Kent in the WB/CW series Smallville. 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 and received several awards for his portrayal of Clark Kent. He also had a recurring role in Judging Amy. He has also been involved behind the camera as an executive producer and a director. His films include Cheaper by the Dozen, its sequel, and the 2005 remake of The Fog. Welling was born in Upstate New York on April 26, 1977. His family moved frequently, making stops in Wisconsin, Delaware, and Michigan. Welling attended Okemos High School in Okemos, Michigan, where he started acting in plays, but then switched into sports. Welling played baseball and soccer, but his favorite sport is basketball. Welling is one of four children. His brother, Mark Welling, is also an actor. Originally a construction worker, Welling was discovered in 1998 at a party in Nantucket by a catalog camera

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"Vampire Diaries" bloodsucker Ian Somerhalder, "One Tree Hill's" Robert Buckley and "Smallville's" Tom Welling joined their CW hunk forces at an event in NYC on Thursday.Question is ... READ MORE >

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