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Judge Judy, CBS Prevail in Profits Battle Over Sale of Series Library

Judith Sheindlin, CBS and the production company behind Judge Judy have prevailed in a profits dispute over the massively lucrative courtroom reality series. They will no longer have to face claims accusing them of wrongfully cutting the show’s original producers out of a multimillion-dollar deal for the series library. The ruling issued on Monday from […]

Judge Judy Sheindlin Reveals Details About Streaming Series ‘Judy Justice’

Judge Judy Sheindlin is heading back to the bench. After a brief hiatus, television’s most famous legal personality announced that she’ll premiere her new daily series, Judy Justice, Nov. 1 on Amazon’s IMDb TV. Sheindlin wrapped her 25-year run on the wildly popular syndicated show Judge Judy earlier in the year, with its final episode […]

First Draft of ‘Legally Blonde’ Was ‘American Pie’ “Raunchy,” Nearly Featured Judge Judy Cameo and Paul Bettany

Legally Blonde‘s screenwriters and stars say the film could have been a much raunchier movie, with a Judge Judy cameo and stars like Chloë Sevigny and Paul Bettany in major roles. For a recent  New York Times oral history, various cast and crew members spoke about the film, which has not only remained timely 20 […]

Judy Sheindlin on Ending ‘Judge Judy,’ Her New Show and the Legal System’s Biggest Flaw

After 25 years, TV's highest-paid host is walking away from the show that made her an icon, but she has no plans to put the gavel down any time soon

By Mikey O'Connell

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Jeffery Salter

UNSCRIPTED TV PLAYER OF THE YEAR

"I'm not tired. I don't play golf or tennis. I have no desire to learn how to play mahjong, chess or checkers. I know what I like to do."

UNSCRIPTED TV PLAYER OF THE YEAR