The show is currently in its seventh season and has been renewed for an eighth, but next season will look a lot different. The latest crew member rumored to be on the way out is Allison Mack, the fan favorite who plays Chloe Sullivan.

A recent rash of defections from the show has Mack thinking she should do the same, unless producers make staying worth her while, according to TVGuide.com, which cited "inside sources."

"[Smallville producers] need Chloe now more than ever--and Allison's people know it," the source told TVGuide.com. Mack's people are allegedly in negotiations to sign her for next season, and the actress has a ton of leverage on her side.

And it isn't just actors who are flying away. Early last month, Smallville creators Al Gough and Miles Millar said that this season would be their last. Their roles as show runners and producers were replaced by executive producers Todd Slavkin, Darren Swimmer, Kelly Souders, and Brian Peterson.