The WB Television Network (almost always shortened to The WB) was a television network co-owned by DC's parent company Warner Bros and Tribune Broadcasting. In 2006, the WB merged with UPN to form The CW Television Network. The WB aired the first five seasons of Smallville before switching over to the CW. It also broadcast the short-lived Birds of Prey television series.
- In the TV industry, The WB was quite often referred to by the nickname The Frog.