EmptyKantor tops WBDTD's new marketing ops
Warner Bros. Domestic Television Distribution has reorganized its marketing structure into one unit for broadcast and cable, promoting Susan Kantor to the newly created position of executive vp marketing at WBDTD and Telepictures Prods. As part of the restructuring, Kantor has named Debbie Brunner vp creative, Clint Manny vp marketing, Maury Leitner vp marketing and advertising and Shelley Clark manager of promotion.
MRC SERIES GO DARK
MRC's two scripted series for the CW's Sunday block, "Easy Money" and "Valentine, Inc.," have been put on hiatus for four to six weeks. MRC said the series will still fulfill their 13-episode orders.
CARTOON DRAWN TO 'PINK'
Turner Broadcasting and MGM Worldwide Television have inked a deal for "Pink Panther & Pals," a new 26-episode half-hour animated series that will air on Cartoon Network channels worldwide in fall 2009. Production is under way in Los Angeles and Amman, Jordan. The show is being produced jointly by MGM and Jordan-based Rubicon. MGM also is planning to launch a licensing and merchandising initiative next year.
HENDERSON MOVES IN
Josh Henderson has joined the cast of the CW's "90210" as a recurring, playing Sean, who has recently returned from the Iraq War. He is repped by Innovative and Handprint.