Jason Sarlanis

Warner Bros. Discovery
Sarlanis is president of TNT, TBS, TruTV, ID and HLN, linear and streaming at Warner Bros. Discovery where he oversees programming development, production, content strategy and operations as well as a slate of true crime originals on MAX and Discovery+. Appointed to the role of president of ID in July 2021, Sarlanis has delivered breakout hits that spark national conversation including Quiet on Set: The Dark Side of Kids TV, House of Hammer, The Price of Glee, Jared From Subway: Catching A Monster and The Curious Case of Natalia Grace. A skilled storyteller with a strong ability to create buzzy pop culture moments Sarlanis’s role was expanded to include oversight of TNT, TBS, TruTV and HLN in December 2022. Under his leadership, TBS revived the monthly talk series that celebrates popular films with diverse voices, Friday Night Vibes and Stupid Pet Tricks the highest-rated premiere of a TBS original in three years. Sarlanis joined Discovery, Inc. in 2016 as senior vice president, development at TLC. Prior to joining Discovery, Sarlanis worked for a variety of other global media companies including tenures at ABC, Ryan Seacrest Productions and E!.