out creator of the hit series Dawson's Creek and
Everwood, announced Friday in The Hollywood
Reporter that he has parted ways with longtime
creative and business partner Mickey Liddell.
Liddell first worked together on the film The Broken
Hearts Club, a popular gay comedy written and
directed by Berlanti. Liddell served as producer and,
following the dissolution of the pair's TV banner, will
return to the film world full-time.
renamed his television shingle Berlanti Television and hired
Melissa Berman to head up production. The company has
already set up two TV projects for ABC, one of which
is the upcoming legal drama Eli Stone, which has been
ordered as a pilot by the network. (The