Warner Bros Television

Warner Bros. appoints new leadership team

Industry veterans Susan Rovner and Brett Paul have been appointed as presidents of the company’s television arm. In a statement issued on May 22, the company stated that the pair will simultaneously serve as presidents of Warner Bros. Television (WBTV) while continuing their tenure as presidents of Warner Horizon Scripted Television (WHSTV), roles they have […]

Warner lines up DC digital service

Warner Bros. Television is working on a pair of original series for a soon-to-launch DC-branded digital service. Warner and DC Entertainment are preparing live-action drama Titans and animation Young Justice: Outsiders for the platform, which is scheduled to go direct-to-consumer next year. Warner Bros. Digital Networks Group (WBDNG) will operate the currently unnamed service, which is billed as “an […]

Netflix orders Disjointed Chuck Lorre series

Netflix has ordered a 20-part straight-to-series comedy from comedy guru Chuck Lorre and Warner Bros. Television. Disjointed will star Kathy Bates as a lifelong legalisation advocate who is living her dream as the owner of an LA cannabis dispensary. Lorre, who’s behind CBS comedies such as The Big Bang Theory, Two and a Half Men and Mom, wrote the script […]