EXCLUSIVE: Four weeks after Freevee’s Judy Justice was officially taken out to broadcast stations by Scott Koondel’s Sox Entertainment, the court show created, executive produced and headlined by Judge Judy Sheindlin has been sold in over 95% of the US. It has been cleared in nearly all 200 TV markets and 95 of the top 100, with Nexstar, Gray, Sinclair, Cox and Scripps among the largest TV station groups that have picked up the show.
Many stations are also said to have signed on for Sheindlin’s other hit Freevee court show Tribunal Justicewhich is now set to premiere in broadcast syndication in fall 2026.
The second title in the Justice brand on Freevee, Tribunal Justicealso distributed by Sox Entertainment, is the second streaming show to sell into broadcast syndication after Judy Justice.
Judy Justice has been renewed through Season 4, with about 400 episode available for the fall 2024 syndication launch; Tribunal Justice has been picked up for a second season.
“From New York, the largest market in the US, to Helena Montana, market rank 205, broadcasters have embraced the new syndication model with the longest, proven performer in the history of syndication Judy Sheindlin,“ said said Koondel, CEO of Sox Entertainment, exclusive distributor of both Judy Justice and Tribunal Justicewhich Koondel executive produces.