There's been an abundance of Warner Bros.-related superhero news lately and that trend is not stopping quite yet. IESB.net is reporting that Greg Berlanti is Warner Bros. top contender to direct The Flash for the studio.
Berlanti is one of the writers and producers on the studio's Green Lantern film, which will be released on June 17, 2011, and he was originally attached to direct before they brought Martin Campbell on board. The site reports the studio praised his prep work on Green Lantern, which lead to his front-runner status to direct The Flash.
The news hasn't been confirmed with the studio as of yet, so we'll be sure to keep you posted on any and all news surrounding The Flash as soon as more information comes in.