America's Court with Judge Ross
America's Court with Judge Ross is an American syndicated court show produced by Entertainment Studios (ES). The program features former Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Kevin A. Ross presiding over nontraditional/dramatized small claims court cases. Retired Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department captain Bruce Thomas serves as the show's bailiff. Nominated for a Daytime Emmy Award in 2012 for Outstanding Legal/Courtroom Program, the series currently films in Culver City, California.
|America's Court with Judge Ross|
|Genre||Nontraditional/dramatized court show|
|Created by||Byron Allen|
|Judges||Kevin A. Ross|
|Theme music composer||Brian Wayy|
|Country of origin||United States|
|No. of seasons||9|
|Executive producer(s)||Byron Allen, Carolyn Folks, Jennifer Lucas, Patricia Wilson, Kevin A. Ross|
|Running time||22 minutes|
|Production company(s)||Entertainment Studios|
|Original network||First-run syndication|
|Picture format||1080i (HDTV)|
|Original release||September 20, 2010 –|
On October 14, 2009 it was announced that America's Court would launch in syndication. It subsequently debuted September 20, 2010. Aside from Access Hollywood Live, it is the only daytime program currently airing from the 2010-11 season of freshman shows. On February 26, 2014, America's Court was renewed through the 2015-16 broadcast season. Season 9 officially began September 27, 2018.
As with the other five ES court programs modeling its format, America's Court with Judge Ross can also be seen on the company's related Justice Central legal network.
- "Entertainment Studios Offers 'America's Court' (Broadcasting & Cable Press Release)". Broadcastingcable (broadcastingcable.com). October 14, 2009. Archived from the original on August 28, 2010. Retrieved September 8, 2010.
- "Entertainment Studios Renews 'America's Court With Judge Ross' For Seasons 5 & 6". Deadline Hollywood. February 26, 2014. Retrieved February 26, 2014.
- "Byron Allen's Entertainment Studios Launches Legal Digital Network - December 10, 2012; Hollywood Reporter". HollywoodReporter.com. Retrieved May 27, 2013.