‘Judge Judy’ Bailiff Says She Was ‘Confused and Missed a Chance’ She Didn’t Invite Her to Be Part of the New Show
While many fans are waiting Judith Sheindlin’s (aka Judge Judy) new television series, a familiar face is not shown.
But the bailiff who passed Judith Sheindlin’s On the side of running his entire series without joining him. And he appeared as astonished to the audience.
Petri Hawkins-Byrd said recently,
“My guess is if you do the rest, that anyway you can ask me if I want to have a chance to audition for the role.”
He added that he knew nothing about Justice Judy to Sheindlin the series was announced in March last year.
He also said that since the show’s last season ended in April, his priority has been to take care of his wife Makita Bond-Byrd, while he prepares for brain surgery. Makita Bond-Byrd is also a producer of Judge Judy.
“I don’t have time to think or ask questions Justice Judy. It wasn’t until July that I called the judge and asked, ‘Hey, should I look for someone else or am I with the Justice Judy project? ‘”
Petri Hawkins-Byrd recalls knowing that he was not invited to be part of Justice Judy and said,
“He informed me that I wasn’t asked to join the project. I didn’t ask why, that’s what he chose. But he informed me that, basically, I was priced as new bail for his new show. It would have been too much. my salary. I wondered: “How did he know? He didn’t ask me. He didn’t give me a chance to receive a lower salary.”
He said talking on the phone “It ended up being very happy”, but he still had bitter feelings about not being included.
“I don’t think he understood how confused and scared I was there for 25 years, from the start of his career, and also wasn’t given a chance to say if I wanted to continue that relationship.”
He pointed out that the new bail, Kevin Rasco, formerly served as security for Sheindlin.
Sheindlin responded to the decision and said,
“Byrd is awesome and has a good 25 years of running. It’s a brand new program with a whole new cast and an exciting energy.”
But fans didn’t see the end of it Petri Hawkins-Byrd. He secured numerous voiceover gigs and even the guest part The Brave and the Beautiful. He concluded,
“I just know God has something else for me.”
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