The HUGE Thing You NEVER Knew About Judge Judy
She is one of television’s biggest stars, and now Judge Judy Sheindlin’s massive contract deal with CBS has been revealed.
According to the New York Post, Judge Judy has sold her entire 10,400-show archive back to CBS as part of the deal to extend her contract through the 2020-21 TV season.
Although it hasn’t been released how much the deal was worth, but sources familiar with the deal told The New York Post it was for roughly $95 million.
The deal will carry the 70-year-old judge through to her 25th season.
According to several reports, Judge Judy earns around $45 million per year and brought in $244.7 million in ad revenue to CBS in 2016, according to SNL Kagan.
Under the new deal, CBS Television Distribution is allowed to sell Judge Judy into an online streaming service such as Netflix.