America's Court with Judge Ross

America's Court with Judge Ross
America's Court with Judge Ross title screen.jpg
GenreNontraditional/dramatized court show
Created byByron Allen
JudgesKevin A. Ross
Theme music composerBrian Wayy
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons12
Executive producersByron Allen, Carolyn Folks, Jennifer Lucas, Patricia Wilson, Kevin A. Ross
Camera setupMulti-cam
Running time22 minutes
Production companyEntertainment Studios
DistributorEntertainment Studios
Original networkFirst-run syndication
Picture format1080i (HDTV)
Original releaseSeptember 20, 2010 (2010-09-20) –
present (present)
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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.


On October 14, 2009, it was announced that America's Court would launch in syndication.[1] 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.[2] On September 14, 2020, the series was renewed for seven seasons through 2027.[3] Season 12 officially began September 6, 2021.

Justice Central[]

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.[4]


  1. ^ Albiniak, Paige (October 14, 2009). "Entertainment Studios Offers 'America's Court'". Broadcasting & Cable. Archived from the original on August 28, 2010. Retrieved September 8, 2010.
  2. ^ "Entertainment Studios Renews 'America's Court With Judge Ross' For Seasons 5 & 6". Deadline Hollywood. February 26, 2014. Retrieved February 26, 2014.
  3. ^ "Byron Allen's Entertainment Studios Renews "America's Court with Judge Ross" for Seven More Seasons". The Futon Critic. September 14, 2020.
  4. ^ Block, Alex Ben (December 10, 2012). "Byron Allen's Entertainment Studios Launches Legal Digital Network". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved May 27, 2013.

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