"I took on a role at Dce because I love the characters and this universe more than anything," said Johns.
"But, I want to spend my days writing and on set. I'm thrilled to get back to a more hands-on creative role.
" It’s a dream job on dream projects, reaching even deeper into DC’s vast pantheon of characters..."
Created in 1959 for DC Comics, by writer John Broome and illustrator Gil Kane the 'Green Lantern Corps' patrol the 'DC Universe' on behalf of the 'Guardians', a race of immortals residing on the planet 'Oa'.