brian austin green smallvilleI applaud Brian Austin Green for sticking with sci-fi TV and not returning to the world of prime time soaps. His role on Smallville's upcoming ninth season might not be permanent, but I'm still excited about it. Here's Brad Trechak reporting from TV Squad:

Well, the corpse has turned cold for only a second but already Brian Austin Green has gotten more work since the cancellation of Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles. Green's scheduled to play the villain Metallo for at least two upcoming episodes of Smallville.

The man who was fighting cyborgs in a previous show is now playing one. Green must be a fan of sci-fi and comic books and the like since his recent roles reflect that.

Read more at TV Squad.

Discuss: Metallo and Zod are set to show up in Smallville's next season. Is this one supervillian too many for the show? And can Green pull off Metallo?
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