The Good, The Bad, and the Sparky
Season One, Episode 108a (CA)
Written by Mike Kubat
Directed by Kenneth Chu and David Woodgate
Episode guide
The Substitute (CA), Crass Menagerie (US)
Self Sabotage (CA), Bye-Bye X-5 (US)

"The Good, The Bad, and the Sparky" is a Season 2 episode of Atomic Betty.


On Earth, Betty gets salesmanship advice from her father as she tries to sell candy door-to-door. Meanwhile, in space, Sparky becomes a movie star when famous galactic director Antoine Lucci casts him in his latest movie, but when Maximus gets involved, the danger on the set becomes very real!


  • SPARKY: Too bad Betty isn't here to see this.
  • X-5: I'm sure that whatever she's doing, it can't be much worse.


  • ANTOINE LUCCI: Come! I want you to meet your co-star.
  • SPARKY: Is it somebody famous?
  • ANTOINE LUCCI: Nobody is as famous as me.
  • BETTY: Nice guy.
  • X-5: Which one?


  • SPARKY: Emperor Neccremus! Show yourself!
  • VOICE: My pleasure.....
  • SPARKY: You!
  • MINIMUS: Your time is running out, Duck Star Dog....err....Dung-Nosed Deek...err...Dog-Faced Duck?
  • ANTOINE LUCCI: Cut, cut! No, no, no! The character's name is Dog Star Dirk!


  • MINIMUS: But, your nastiness, I can be evil! See?
  • (He tries to shoot a gun, but it goes all wrong.)
  • MINIMUS: Ooh! Sorry about that!


  • MAXIMUS: Mwahahahahahaha! Wait. I think I can do that better.


  • MAXIMUS: A great cast, with the exception of....MAXIMUS!? Whose....heavy-handed performance grew scathing critisism from the audience!? WHAT!? CURSE YOU, ATOMIC BETTY!

Full Summary

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  • This is the first appearance of Antoine Lucci.