USA NETWORK ORDERS EIGHT ADDITIONAL EPISODES
FOR FOURTH SEASON OF HIT REALITY SERIES ‘CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST’
Part One of Season Four Currently Airs Tuesdays at 10/9c with
The Back Eight Episodes Set to Premiere This Fall
UNIVERSAL CITY, CA – April 1, 2016 – Driven by ratings success, USA Network has ordered eight additional episodes of the original hit reality series CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST, bringing the season four total to 20 episodes. Currently underway, part one of the fourth season airs Tuesdays at 10/9c, with the back eight episodes set to premiere this fall.
“The Chrisley’s complete the USA brand and pave the way in meaningful, reality programming consistently providing humor and heart. We are thrilled to continue our commitment to them,” said Jessica Sebastian, Head of Alternative Programming, USA Network. “The family has evolved since we first met them, but time after time they have become even more enjoyable to watch and we cannot wait to continue following them on their crazy, comedic yet always entertaining journey.”
Throughout the first three episodes of season four, CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST has averaged 2.4MM total viewers, and has grown week-to-week among Adults 18-49, Adults 25-54 and total viewers. The most recent week (3/22/16) delivered its best viewership of the season among Adults 18-49 (1.3MM; best since 11/17/15), Adults 25-54 (1.4MM; best since 7/21/15) and total viewers (2.5MM), according to Nielsen Live+3 data.
CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST consistently ranks in the top 10 most social cable reality programs on its night, according to ListenFirst Media’s DAR-TV*. Additionally, #ChrisleyKnowsBest has trended on Twitter in the United States throughout each of its entire telecasts, reaching the 4th, 5th, and 6th (respectively for episodes one, two & three) highest trending topic during primetime of episode nights.
Season four of CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST is more family focused than ever before. As Todd and Julie prepare to celebrate 20 years of marriage, Todd makes outlandish plans for an extravagant vow renewal that he hopes will impress her. Meanwhile Faye, single at 72, decides she wants to find Mr. Right, but hits a few speed bumps along the way when Todd discovers she is entering the dating world. After starting a new family business venture, Todd decides to place Chase and Savannah at the helm. As the new faces of the Chrisley Juice Bar franchise, the two siblings must handle the responsibility of running a business and keeping it afloat without bickering. All the while, Chase decides to take a break from college and reveals an opportunity that he thinks is better for his future. No matter how many elements of their lives are being pulled in various directions, the Chrisley Family will always support one another and find the time to come together for the moments that matter most.
In an all-new episode, airing Tuesday, April 5 at 10/9c, Todd discovers that Faye has injured her foot on yet another gambling adventure and insists she recover at his house. Meanwhile, Julie pushes a reluctant Grayson to choose chores or a hobby.
Since the beginning, the “Patriarch of Perfection” Todd Chrisley and his beloved family have received rave reviews and a loyal fan following, and for a second consecutive year in a row, the series took home the NATPE Reality Breakthrough Award in the best “Docusoap” category.
All episodes of CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST, including the current season, are available on video on demand and on USANetwork.com, where fans can also access exclusive un-aired scenes, games, family interviews, and GIF galleries.
From now until April 12 fans have an exclusive opportunity to be a Chrisley for the day with USA Network’s Can You Chrisley Sweepstakes! For the first time ever, viewers have the opportunity to enter for a chance to win a day with the Chrisleys – because when the cameras aren’t rolling, they’re still the family everyone loves to watch. For rules and entry details, please click here: http://www.usanetwork.com/chrisleyknowsbest/canyouchrisley
Source: Nielsen Media Research, Live+3 data.
*3/8/2016 (Ep 1), 3/15/2016 (Ep 2), 3/22/2016 (Ep 3)
Stay tuned as we continue to monitor the status of Chrisley Knows Best Season 5…