Lucky Leon is the sixteenth episode of the second season of Lois and Clark: The New Adventures of Superman.

This episode was also the first part of a two-part story on the case of Mayson Drake.


Jimmy Olsen is arrested for murder, Superman is accused of stealing nuclear warheads and an assistant district attorney discovers Clark Kent's secret identity. But here's the big news: Lois and Clark share a first date...and a first kiss!

Plot Summary

Lois and Clark try again to have their first date when Jimmy gets arrested for a murder. Perry bails him out and everyone tries to find out who the real murderer is.

Meanwhile, Superman is tricked and steals nuclear warheads from the government to give them to terrorists, thinking that he was doing the opposite; returning stolen nuclear warheads to the government. As it is revealed, behind the murder and the stealing, is Jimmy's boss from his second job, Lucky Leon, who is also involved with Intergang. Superman finds where Lucky Leon is and gets him arrested, returning the nuclear warheads to where they belong.

Lois and Clark finally have their first date and after solving the Lucky Leon case, they kiss. While they are kissing, Mayson, tired of waiting for a statement on the case from the two reporters, gets into her car which has a concealed bomb inside the engine. Clark hears the bomb and runs to save her but he gets there too late. Before she dies, Mayson sees his Superman costume underneath his tattered clothes and understands why he hid this secret from her. she also whispers into his ear her final word: "Resurrection".

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