Greg Berlanti, a WGA, DGA and Golden Globe-nominated writer, director and producer, is the force behind the most inventive and acclaimed works in film and television.
Berlanti is perhaps best known for his work as executive producer and co-creator of The CW’s ARROW, THE FLASH, DC’S LEGENDS OF TOMORROW and SUPERGIRL. Additionally, Berlanti serves as executive producer on THE RED LINE, premiering during the 2018-2019 season on the Network, RIVERDALE, BLACK LIGHTNING, and “Blindspot.” His latest television projects via his Berlanti Productions include Lifetime’s straight-to-series thriller “You”; the live-action version of DC Entertainment’s “Titans”; “Chilling Adventures of Sabrina” for Netflix, based on the original beloved television series; ALL AMERICAN for The CW; and “Doom Patrol” for DC’s new streaming service, DC Universe. During Upfront 2018, it was announced that Berlanti would make television history with a total of 14 scripted series on the air at the same time.
Berlanti started in television as a staff writer on “Dawson’s Creek,” where he was promoted to showrunner in his second year on the series. Since then, Berlanti has served as creator, writer and producer of several of the most creative and lauded television series including “Everwood,” “Jack & Bobby,” “Brothers & Sisters,” “Eli Stone,” for which he was nominated for a WGA award, “Dirty, Sexy, Money” and the miniseries “Political Animals,” for which he was nominated for WGA, DGA and Golden Globe Awards.
Berlanti made his film directorial debut in 2000 with “The Broken Hearts Club.” Recently, Berlanti directed the feature film “Love, Simon,” an adaptation of the acclaimed novel Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda, starring Nick Robinson. He co-wrote and produced the Warner Bros. action film “Green Lantern” and produced “Pan” under his Berlanti Productions banner. Also, Berlanti directed “Life as We Know It,” starring Katherine Heigl and Josh Duhamel, which grossed more than $100 million worldwide.
Currently, Berlanti resides in Los Angeles with his husband and son. Follow him on Twitter and Instagram @gberlanti.