The former 20th Century Fox executive has been working as a writer the past two years
Dean Devlin will produce the film, which aims to launch a new trilogy
"The Hangover" collaborators have signed a three-year, first-look production agreement
Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill are expected to reprise their roles as Batman and Superman
Berg and Valenti report to production chief Greg Silverman
The studio behind "Gravity" missed out on Best Picture, but still claimed ten awards
The longtime exec will stay on to consult on pictures still in development
David Yates will direct the big-budget tentpole based on the works of Edgar Rice Burroughs
The studio is expected to continue paying the former executive through the length of his contract
Analysis: With a cape and cowl, Affleck signals that his relationship with WB post-Robinov is just dandy, thank you
Affleck's longstanding relationship with Warner Bros. just got a lot stronger
S. Craig Zahler will adapt his upcoming novel "Mean Business on North Ganson Street"
The public bakeoff for the top job at Warner Bros. left nearly everyone close to the competition burned
Jeff Robinov's departure is further evidence of Warner Bros. recent lack of stability
Kroll, head of worldwide marketing, adds international distribution to her purview; Silverman becomes president of creative development and worldwide production
"He's not coming back," said one of the individuals. "He's either quitting or just not showing up"
Warner did not release the terms or length of the deal with its production president
Will have full oversight of film development and budgeting.