Join us at Scripted, as WGA, DGA and Golden Globe-nominated writer, director, and producer, Greg Berlanti, the force behind the most inventive and acclaimed works on film and television, speaks about breaking barriers, juggling six prime time series and his successes revitalizing iconic DC Comics brands.
Berlanti is executive producer and co-creator of The CW’s Arrow, The Flash, Legends of Tomorrow, and Supergirl. He is also executive producer of NBC’s Blindspot starring Jaimie Alexander. Upcoming, he will executive produce The CW’s midseason drama Riverdale, based on the beloved Archie comics.
Berlanti served as the writer, director and producer behind several of the most creative and lauded television series, including ABC’s Brothers & Sisters, Eli Stone (for which he was nominated for a WGA award), Dirty, Sexy, Money, Political Animals, the USA Network miniseries (for which he was nominated for a WGA, DGA and Golden Globe award), The CW’s The Tomorrow People and NBC’s The Mysteries of Laura. Berlanti started in television as a writer and executive producer on Dawson’s Creek before creating and executive producing two of the WB’s most critically acclaimed dramas – Everwood and Jack & Bobby.
He co-wrote and produced the Warner Bros. action film, Green Lantern starring Ryan Reynolds, Blake Lively and Peter Sarsgaard, and produced Pan, under his Berlanti Productions banner. Berlanti also directed Life as We Know It, starring Katherine Heigl and Josh Duhamel, which grossed over $100m worldwide.
Berlanti made his film directorial debut in 2000 with The Broken Hearts Club.