Promoted to her current position just this year, Kanter oversees the content- creation strategies for original live-action and animated programming for Disney Channel and Disney XD. She also supervises all content for Disney Junior, which under her care remains the top preschooler-dedicated TV net. Yet her favorite current female TV character is Elizabeth Jennings from “The Americans.” Kanter explains, “She is fierce—about her job, her passions and her family. While I might not admire her tactics or her politics I do admire her strength.”
Who is your favorite current female TV character and why?
Elizabeth Jennings on “The Americans.” She is fierce—about her job, her passions and her family. While I might not admire her tactics or her politics, I do admire her strength.
What famous woman, living or deceased, would you like to have dinner with?
Nellie Bly. She’s been a hero of mine since childhood. he was light-years ahead of her time.
Best advice for relieving stress?
A quiet room, a deep breath and a glass of wine always helps.