Smallville fans will not be happy to learn the hit show is set to begin it’s very last season. Clark Kent (Tom Welling) has taken the Superman franchise to new heights playing the legendary super hero with a vengeance and solid believability.
The CW network certainly scored a major hit when they first debut the show ten years ago. Since its debut, the show has soared to new heights, and taken on a much more interesting approach. The characters and their complexity make the show not only watchable, but truly an exceptional show. Keeping the fans coming back for more.
A look back at the season 9 finale:
Season nine came to an end when General Zod (Callum Blue of Dead Like Me) declared war on Earth’s inhabitants. Zod who controls the Kyrptonian Army with cruelty and by instilling fear in his people. He proves time and time again to be a fearless and selfish leader, killing anyone who stands in his way. But Zod was no match for Clark, who saved thousands of people by using the Kyrptonian Book of Rao. He not only stop the attack, but opened a gateway to another world where Clark’s people could finally live in peace. One by one, all of the Kryptonian’s were taken to the new universe. Leaving Zod as the only one of his kind left on Earth. Zod, continued on his quest to rule the world and rid it of Clark Kent. Once again he was outwitted when Clark self-sacrificed his own abilities and life, so that he could prevent himself from ascension. Zod was exiled in the process.
Lois Lane (Erica Durance) finally realized that Clark Kent and the Blur were the same person. She had been torn between the two guys, so she finally got insight on Clark’s secret. Chloe Sullivan (Allison Mack) and Oliver Queen (Justin Hartley) found themselves torn apart when he was abducted. Oliver plays the Green Arrow, who tried to help Clark defeat Zod’s army. Lex Luthor’s heir, Tess Mercer (Cassidy Freeman) was found to work for Checkmate. The now out of business government agency had her working as a double agent, unbeknown to those around her. Mercer was burned by Zod and flat-lined at the Metropolis Hospital. As she flat-lined she was visited by an unknown elderly woman.
News on upcoming season 10 premiere:
The season ten premiere titled “Lazarus” will pick up where season 9 ended. Clark Kent’s near death experience will leave him haunted by the past. But will also give him new inspiration to rid himself of all temptation. And someone will return from his past, one that makes his question his crusade.
Season ten will also show Clark finding the courage to finally come out of the shadows, and into the public eye where he will be defined as a defender of justice. However, a new darkness will take on many faces and try to prevent Clark from seeking justice. Supergirl (Laura Vandervoort), Jonathon Kent (John Schneider), and Hawkman (Michael Shanks) will be the ones to witness Clark’s birthright come into fruitation.
Lois Lane now knows Clark’s secret, but he isn’t aware of it. She will keep it to herself in hopes of helping him to become a better hero.
Tess will awaken in a abandoned facility, surprised to be alive. She will also seek redemption for all her bad decisions.
You can catch up previous seasons of Smallville (season 1-9) plus full episodes, previews, videos, and extras at The CW.
Smallville’s season ten premiere will air on Friday, September 24, at 8/7c. Check out a sneak peak of season ten.