Official Press Release
Gregory Noveck has been named to the newly created position of Senior Vice President, Creative Affairs, DC Comics, it was announced by Paul Levitz, President & Publisher, DC Comics.
In his new position, Noveck will be responsible for exploring DC Comics’ vast character universe to identify characters and properties that lend themselves to feature film and television production and to establish relationships within the creative community to move those projects forward. He’ll also work closely with Time Warner’s filmed entertainment subsidiaries (Warner Bros. Pictures, Warner Bros. Television, New Line Cinema, HBO Independent Productions) to further their development and production activities of titles and characters drawn from the DC library.
“The DC characters have long been stars in media beyond comic books, from the blockbuster Superman and Batman films to hit television series and cartoons,” said Levitz. “By adding Gregory in this post, we will be able to bring more of our library to life. With his background in development and production, as well as the relationships he’s established, he’s the ideal person to push our development activities into a higher gear.”
Prior to joining DC Comics, Noveck served as Senior Vice President, Television at Silver Pictures, where he started a new television division for producer Joel Silver and developed and co-executive produced NBC’s upcoming series Next Action Star. Before that, he was Senior Vice President, Creative Affairs/Producer at Platinum Studios, responsible for exploiting the extensive Platinum comics library and where he co-produced the Showtime series Jeremiah. He’s also served as the head of television development at Gaumont Television in Los Angeles; Director, Production and Development at New Line Television; and Director, Creative Affairs at Rysher Entertainment.