Rosenbaum still had his foot in the DC Universe after Smallville, voicing a variety of characters on the 2001 animated TV series Justice League, most notably The Flash.He also had a recurring role in the sitcom Breaking In and made his directing and writing debut with the film Back in the Day.
In 1999, at the height of their success, The WB developed writer Tim Mc Canlies (The Iron Giant) and Tollin-Robbins Productions’ script for a series involving a young Bruce Wayne before he’s Batman.
Unlike the later Gotham series, which focuses on the adults and the villains, Bruce Wayne centered around a 17-year-old Bruce with shareholders who are out to kill him — literally.
While the pilot script had some good reviews, did not even get to the filming stages, likely quashed by the Warner Bros. With Batman off the table, The WB rolled the dice by going after a concept that studio executive Peter Roth had been wanting to do for decades — a series about a young Superman.
Writers Alfred Gough and Miles Millar developed the series that would eventually be called Smallville with a pilot script that humanized the Clark Kent character and brought him in line with the kind of programming that the young WB audience craved.
"I think he's a wonderful actor and he's had an incredible career."Also, is really smart and really dark and really different than anything I had done," Mack continues.
"I want the next part of my career to be diverse and interesting and unique and so this seemed like a good first step into that part of my life."In the FX comedy, Mack plays Ryan's quirky new love interest Amanda, a self-proclaimed "borderline hot" co-worker who isn't shy with her affections, something which really drew the actress to the role. Taking a break from television, she pursued theater roles while mulling over a possible return to Hollywood."I took a year to kind of decide whether or not it was something I wanted to do anymore and kind of figure out what path I wanted to take and where I was going," she tells Check out some more famous faces that popped up on the hit show as well as some other fun 14 Years Later: Famous Faces & Fun Facts You Might've Forgotten!" Tags: allison mack, amy adams, comic books, gifs, kristin kreuk, michael rosenbaum, milo ventimiglia, nostalgia, smallville, tom welling, tv news !"I thought that was really neat and something you don't necessarily see," Mack notes of Amanda's pursuit of Ryan.