WB shows heading to an iPod near you

According to reports in Variety, Garth Ancier, the network boss of The WB, said primetime shows on his netowrk will be available for download on Apple’s iTunes service “sooner rather than later.”

The WB airs several shows in the sci fi arena, including fantasy series, Smallville, Charmed and Supernatural. The network also is developing a pilot for a new series based on Aquaman for the 2006-2007 season.