NEW YORK, NY– August 11, 2017 – Ahead of its midseason Season 5 return on Tuesday, September 12 at 10/9c, USA Network today announced a Season 6 pickup for unscripted series CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST. USA has also added 18 additional episodes to Season 5 – bringing the season order total to 26 episodes that will culminate in a two-part Christmas special. Directly following at 10:30/9:30c, the fun will continue with an all-new eight-episode Chrisley after show, ACCORDING TO CHRISLEY, hosted by the patriarch of perfection himself – Todd Chrisley.
CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST earned the series’ highest ratings to date during the firsthalf of Season 5, averaging 3.2MM total viewers each week*. When the show returns for the backhalf of Season 5 in September, Chase celebrates his 21st birthday, Nanny Faye pulls an epic prank on Todd, Savannah hosts a fashion show, and the family comes together as Julie awaits word on an all-too-familiar health diagnosis.
Serving as the perfect nightcap for Chrisley fans, the new half-hour after show ACCORDING TO CHRISLEY will feature Todd tackling the truth about marriage, parenting, sex and relationships. With his tough love, sharp tongue and always humorous approach, Todd will interact with an audience, serving up quick-witted advice on a multitude of topics. Additionally, every episode will feature a member of the Chrisley family, as well as a celebrity guest. Confirmed guests include Ali Landry, Chris Jericho, Nicole Sullivan, Erika Girardi, Metta World Peace, Jason George, Christina Milian, Heather and Terry Dubrow and Carmen Electra.
CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST is produced by Maverick TV and All3Media America, with Adam Greener, Simon Knight, Jim Sayer, Greg Lipstone and Todd Chrisley serving as executive producers. Annie Kate Pons serves as supervising producer. All episodes from the previous seasons are currently available on video on demand and on USANetwork.com, where fans can also access exclusive unaired scenes, games, family interviews and GIF galleries.
ACCORDING TO CHRISLEY is produced by Maverick TV and All3Media America, with Adam Greener, Simon Knight, Greg Lipstone, Corin Nelson and Todd Chrisley serving as executive producers.