'Smallville' Details, 'Astro Boy' Art And 'The Vampire's Assistant' In Today's Twitter Report

Smallville - TwitterGeoff Johns opened up with some episode titles and director info for his two-part "Smallville" story that's coming up, and Tom Welling will direct the second part, titled "Legends," according to those tweets. Johns said he has the utmost confidence that Hawkman, Dr. Fate and Stargirl will be treated with respect.

Todd Nauck, meanwhile, showed some tweet respect to Johns, dedicating a Slurpee pic to him. You can find that, along with Chip Zdarsky's Astro Boy artwork, Edgar Wright's evaluation of "The Vampire's Assistant" and Mark Waid's post from Singapore.

They're all waiting after the jump in the Friday Twitter Report for October 23, 2009.

"Smallville" pt 1: @GeoffJohns0 Yes, my "Society" episode of SMALLVILLE is actually an insane DCU infused two-part epic. Part I is "Society" and Part II is "Legends."

-Geoff Johns, Writer ("Blackest Night," "The Flash")

"Smallville" pt 2: @GeoffJohns0 Glen Winter is directing "Society" and Tom Welling is directing "Legends." They both brought so much to Legion.

Astro Boy pt 1: @zdarsky I gone and drew me an Astro Boy for the paper today: http://bit.ly/2xK1QT

-Chip Zdarsky, Writer/Artist ("Prison Funnies," "Monster Cops")

Astro Boy pt 2: @radiomaru @zdarsky You should have asked me... I have this amazing transparent folder thing (from Japan!) that shows all his insides.

-Bryan Lee O'Malley, Writer/Artist ("Scott Pilgrim vs. The World")

@ToddNauck http://twitpic.com/mkpeg - @GeoffJohns0 Saw the SlushPuppy booth at NACS Vegas. Dawn & I had samples in honor of your love for Slurpees.

-Todd Nauck, Writer/Artist ("Teen Titans," "Wildguard")

@edgarwright Saw "The Vampire's Assistant". Not a lot happens. He makes some phone calls, books a few taxis, takes some bloody shirts to the drycleaners.

-Edgar Wright, Director ("Scott Pilgrim vs. The World")

@MarkWaid Singapore rocks. Gorgeous city, gorgeous women, forward-thinking while still honoring tradition. Today: saw Buddha's tooth. Seriously.

-Mark Waid, Writer/Editor ("Kingdom Come," "Potter's Field")

@JamesDRobinson Echo and the Bunnymen tonight were great, except I've never really liked them. Plus their advancing age was a frolicking romp in terms --

-James Robinson, Writer ("Starman," "Action Comics")

@RobertKirkman Signing HAUNT gold foil editions today. These things look neat! Gold foil is classy. This is the "classy edition." http://twitpic.com/mlbaz

-Robert Kirkman, Writer ("Invincible," "The Walking Dead")

@andydiggle Reading an original screenplay by a well-known comic writer. I have no idea where it's going, in the best possible way. Good stuff.

-Andy Diggle, Writer ("The Losers," "Hellblazer")

Parting Wisdom for the Day:

@David_Hahn "You could be flippin' burgers at McDonalds." When was the last time a burger was actually flipped at McDonalds, 1986?

-David Hahn, Artist ("Marvel Adventures: Fantastic Four," "Spider-Man Loves Mary Jane")

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