Barmageddon White Label Productions has hired Netflix physical production manager Katie Judkins and promoted Stephanie Wagner to senior vice president.
Former All3Media executive Judkins left Netflix earlier this year and joined the Los Angeles indie as production manager. She and Wagner, who is now head of production, report to White Label founder and CEO Chris Wagner. According to Judkins’ LinkedIn profile, she made the switch in June.
The duo will work with production coordinator Sydney Summers to expand the company’s production services business, which has seen White Label work on series such as Miss Universe 2021 in FOX, Savage X Fenty Show for Amazon Prime Video, Unable to Cancel Pride 2021 for iHeart and Hulu, two seasons of unicorn hunters with Craig Plestis, A very boy band holiday for ABC and Masked singer: Japan.
“Stephanie and Katie are seasoned and highly respected producers and we are thrilled to leverage their industry acumen and relationships with our network, studios and digital partners,” said Chris Wagner. “Both executives will be integral to White Label’s success over the next year as we rapidly expand our global operations and post-production footprint.”
Wagner was responsible for producing USA Network’s upcoming unscripted series Barmageddon for USA Network, which White Label is producing with JLP Pictures. It sees Blake Shelton and Carson Daly, and features live songs and famous friends competing in a series of bar games. Wagner was previously director of unscripted production for MGM Television.
Judkins oversaw the physical production of Netflix‘s slate of non-fiction series such as Sell sunset, love is blind, Queer Eyeand Auto Masters: From Rust to Riches. Prior to that, she was at All3Media America, responsible for the physical production of shows such as Deep Creek, Gameday Commute, Second Wives Club and Dating #no filter.