Skip to main content
  1. Arts & Entertainment
  2. Animation

DC Comics becomes DC Entertainment, Paul Levitz steps down as president and publisher


Paul Levitz

Warner Brothers Entertainment has restructured DC Comics into DC Entertainment.

The biggest immediate change is that Paul Levitz has stepped down as president and publisher, replaced by Diane Nelson, former president of the Warner Premiere direct-to-DVD line who has also handled the Harry Potter franchise for Warner Brothers.The new division will now report directly to Jeff Robinov, President of Warner Brother's movie division.

Though the news comes on the heels of Disney's recent acquisition of Marvel Comics, it is most likely not a response to that announcement, as most reports say that this restructuring has been quietly taking place behind the scenes for as long as two years.

After stepping down from his current position, Levitz will return to his past role as a writer and editor, taking over scripting duties on Adventure Comics following Geoff Johns' departure from the book with issue #6.

You can read the entire press release here.

Comments

Advertisement

Arts & Entertainment

  • La Toya Jackson
    La Toya Jackson hits the club in music video for 'Feels Like Love'
    Headlines
  • Keith Urban
    Dozens of concertgoers were treated for alcohol-related illnesses at a Keith Urban show
    Video
    Today's Buzz
  • Comic-Con
    Check out some of the sexiest women on hand at this year's Comic-Con
    Camera
    20 Photos
  • The Hunger Games
    The trailer for 'The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1' has debuted online
    Camera
    17 Photos
  • Beck
    Beck makes good on their long absence from St. Louis with a two hour set
    Camera
    17 Photos
  • Wonder Woman
    Take an in-depth look at the hot new costume we'll be seeing on Wonder Woman
    Video
    Pop Culture