MUMBAI: Greg Silverman has been named Warner Bros. Pictures executive vice president Creative Development and Production.
In his new position, effective 1 January, 2010, Silverman will report to Warner Bros. Pictures group president Jeff Robinov and have full oversight of Warner Bros. Pictures’ development activities and budget.
"As his track record clearly indicates, Greg has an uncanny ability to tap into cultural trends as well as his extensive relationships in the creative community to deliver what audiences want. He has a deep understanding of the development process, and I am very pleased that he will expand his role and focus while continuing to bring his superb taste and many talents to our efforts," said Robinov.
Prior to his current post, Silverman served as Warner Bros. Pictures executive vice president Production, where he shepherded 300, The Dark Knight, and most recently, The Hangover. He is overseeing such upcoming films as Jonah Hex, Inception, Sucker Punch and Green Lantern.