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TV and Film Producer Susan Reiner Dies at 69

TV and film producer Susan Wynne Reiner died April 6 at her home in Gearhart, Ore., following a brief battle with cancer.

After graduating NYU’s Masters in Cinema program, Reiner worked for CBS in New York before moving to Los Angeles. She served as president of the Los Angeles office of international marketing and publicity agency Dennis Davidson Associates (Dda), where her client list included CBS, Lorimar, Orion Pictures, Goldcrest and Embassy. She then became executive VP at Consolidated Productions and a production, sales and marketing consultant for ABC Video.

Reiner was then appointed VP of drama at Warner Bros. Television, where she developed five network series, as well as developing the long-running syndicated series, “Kung Fu, The Legend Continues.”

Reiner went on to become sr. VP of TV Series Development at Avnet/Kerner, where she conceptualized, developed and produced five network pilots, three one-hour dramas and two comedies. She also

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