‘Judge Jerry’ Renewed For Season 2
NBCUniversal Domestic Television Distribution has renewed Judge Jerry for a second season in national syndication. The pick-up was announced today by Tracie Wilson, executive vice president, creative affairs, NBCUniversal TV Distribution.
The court show has already been renewed in more than 95% of the U.S. on leading station groups. Judge Jerry is presided over by popular television personality and lawyer Jerry Springer and is executive produced by Kerry Shannon.
“We’re so pleased that our station partners have recognized the success of Judge Jerry and have embraced this new side of him,” Wilson said. “Jerry and his staff have put their hearts and souls into this show and we’re thrilled to have the opportunity to bring more compelling cases to our audience.”
According to NBCUniversal Domestic Television Distribution, for the 2019-20 season, Judge Jerry premiered as the highest-rated court show in five years. It is currently averaging a 1.0 national household rating, 1.4 million daily viewers and a solid 0.5 women 25-54 rating, ranking as the No. 2 new syndicated strip of the season behind only NBCUniversal Domestic Television Distribution’s The Kelly Clarkson Show.