Mark Pinter To Y&R

Soap vet Mark Pinter (ex-Grant, AW; ex-Brian, ATWT et al) has been tapped by Y&R to play a well-liked but ruthless congressman named Marcus Wheeler, reports TV Guide. Pinter's politico alter will share a storyline with Jack (Peter Bergman) and Victor (Eric Braeden) and will first appear on January 10.