That’s why they are attempting to close a deal with Michael Rosenbaum to return as Lex Luthor for at least 9-10 episodes!
The Superman Homepage received word that Brian Doherty, who was just this month promoted to svp, national sales, at The CW has revealed that the execs at The CW are excited about a 10th season for “Smallville”, wanting to really “go out with a bang”.Update on Smallville's renewal
The word is that they’re attempting to close a deal with Michael Rosenbaum to return as Lex Luthor, wanting to sign him up for at least 9 or 10 episodes.Ausiello Renewal scorecard - "Smallville" is a sure thing
Apparently an announcement will be made one way or the other very soon.
Source: Superman Homepage