“Young Justice: Outsiders,” the Highly Anticipated Third Season of
Warner Bros. Animation’s “Young Justice,” Also to Bow Next Year
Series Will Air Exclusively on Upcoming DC-Branded Direct-to-Consumer
BURBANK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Warner Bros. Television and DC Entertainment today announced that
executive producers Akiva Goldsman, Geoff Johns, Greg Berlanti and Sarah
Schechter are teaming up for the all-new live-action drama series
“Titans,” which will debut in 2018. Additionally, Warner Bros.
Animation’s “Young Justice: Outsiders,” the highly anticipated third
season of the popular “Young Justice” series, is also ramping up for its
first mission next year.
Both fan-driven series are in early stages of production and will air
exclusively on a DC-branded direct-to-consumer digital service in 2018.
Operated by Warner Bros. Digital Networks Group, the new digital service
will deliver an immersive experience designed just for DC fans.
“Titans” follows a group of young soon-to-be Super Heroes recruited from
every corner of the DC Universe. In this action-packed series, Dick
Grayson emerges from the shadows to become the leader of a fearless band
of new heroes, including Starfire, Raven and many others. “Titans” is a
dramatic, live-action adventure series that will explore and celebrate
one of the most popular comic book teams ever.
“Titans” will be written by Akiva Goldsman (“Star Trek: Discovery,”
“Underground”), Geoff Johns (President & Chief Creative Officer, DC
Entertainment; “The Flash,” “Arrow”) and Greg Berlanti (“Arrow,” “DC’s
Legends of Tomorrow,” “The Flash,” “Supergirl”). Goldsman, Johns,
Berlanti and Sarah Schechter (“Arrow,” “DC’s Legends of Tomorrow,” “The
Flash,” “Supergirl”) are executive producers of the series from Weed
Road Pictures and Berlanti Productions in association with Warner Bros.
In “Young Justice: Outsiders,” the teenage Super Heroes of the DC
Universe come of age in an animated world of super-powers,
Super-Villains and super secrets. In the highly anticipated new season,
the team faces its greatest challenge yet as it takes on meta-human
trafficking and the terrifying threat it creates for a society caught in
the crossfire of a genetic arms race spanning the globe and the galaxy.
Equally praised by critics and viewers for its impressive visuals and
rich storytelling, “Young Justice” reached more than 25 million unique
viewers in each of its two seasons on Cartoon Network. This passionate
fan support set the stage for the new third season.
Sam Register (“Teen Titans Go!,” “Justice League Action”) is executive
producer of “Young Justice.” Brandon Vietti (“Batman: Under the Red
Hood,” “Superman Doomsday”) and Greg Weisman (“Star Wars Rebels,”
“Gargoyles”) are producers of the series, produced by Warner Bros.
Animation. Emmy Award winner Phil Bourassa (“Young Justice,” “Justice
League Dark,” “Teen Titans: The Judas Contract”) serves as the series’
For updates on these exciting new series and the upcoming DC digital
service, visit www.DCFanUpdates.com.