DC's Legends Of Tomorrow Gets Showrunner

DC's Legends of Tomorrow

DC's Legends Of Tomorrow has gotten its showrunner. The new CW series has tapped one of Greg Berlanti's go-to writer/producers Phil Klemmer to head up the series. Klemmer has previously worked on other Berlanti series The Tomorrow People, Golden Boy and Political Animals. Klemmer will also serve as executive producer with Berlanti, Andrew Kreisberg, Marc Guggenheim and Sarah Schecter.

The new series focuses on time-traveler Rip Hunter as he puts together a group of heroes and villains to stop an immortal threat named Vandal Savage. He recruits characters from ArrowThe Atom and White Canary – and The FlashFirestorm, Captain Cold and Heatwave – along with newcomer Hawkgirl. The series stars Victor Garber, Brandon Routh, Arthur Darvill, Caity Lotz, Ciarra Renee, Franz Drameh, Dominic Purcell and Wentworth Miller.

[Source: Deadline]

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Has quietly been working at Bleeding Cool for over three years. He has written comics for Image, Top Cow, Shadowline, Avatar, IDW, Dynamite, Moonstone, Humanoids and Zenescope. He is the author of the Lucius Fogg series of novels and a published photographer.