Head of Live Action
Judy Meyers is Executive Director, Alternative and Short Form Programming, Disney Channels, a position she has held since 2010.
Meyers is responsible for developing and driving short form and long form reality programming and specials across Disney Channel and Disney XD. Among her credits is the development and production of the highly popular short form seriesTake Two with Phineas and Ferb, featuring notable guest voice stars David Beckham, Jack Black and Taylor Smith, among others, which has since been localized across the globe. In addition, she served as the production executive for Disney Channel's first-ever talent competition for kids and tweensMake Your Mark: Ultimate Dance Off–Shake It Up Edition, andTRYathlon, Disney XD's first health-focused competition special.
Meyers also developed and produced Disney XD's sports- programming includingNBA Fit, NBA RookiesandSport Science, as well as reality seriesPrankStarsand Disney Channel'sCode 9. Additionally, Meyers is the creative executive for the upcoming kid- and family version of the classic game showWin, Lose or Drawfor Disney Channel.
Prior to joining the Walt Disney Company, Meyers served as a production and creative executive, producer and writer for an array of notable series and television networks, including ABC, NBC and CBS, as well as HBO, Comedy Central, MTV and VH1, and was part of the team that launched FX Networks.
Meyers is an Emmy Award winning producer and a member of the Director's Guild of America.
Speaking at: Amping Up Unscripted