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Out TV Producer Greg Berlanti Signs $400 Million Deal With Warner Bros. TV

Thanks to a huge new $400 million deal, out producer Greg Berlanti - who has brought us gay and lesbian super heroes and more in his shows - will remain at his TV home, Warner Brothers Television.

Berlanti has signed a four-year contract deal that means he will stay nice and comfy at Warner Brothers TV through 2024 when he will be a young 51 years-old.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Berlanti's new deal is worth $400 million in all-cash guarantees. Berlanti will receive a cash payout for the deal, meaning he no longer will receive points on the backend of his series. 

Berlanti’s immense TV line-up, which features many LGBTQ characters throughout, includes 14 live-action scripted series across 6 networks plus 2 animated series airing on a seventh. His current list of ongoing series’ includes:

• The CW's All American, Arrow, Black Lightning, Legends of Tomorrow, The Flash, Riverdale and Supergirl

• NBC's Blindspot

• CBS' God Friended Me and The Red Line

• Netflix’s The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina

• DC Universe's digital service's Doom Patrol and Titans

• Lifetime's You

The CW Seed animated series Freedom Fighters: The Way and Constantine: City of Demons

The deal is exclusively for TV, with Berlanti's film pact remaining at Fox, for whom he directed the coming-out/coming-of-age flick Love, Simon this year. 

Berlanti is married to former professional soccer player, Robbie Rogers. The couple has a son, Caleb.

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Love, Simon is amazing 

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