Randy Douthit: Justice Served

Randy DouthitRandy Douthit is an American Producer, most recognized for his long involvement in producing the hit TV shows “Judge Judy,” “Crossfire”, and the earlier days of “Larry King Live.”

Before his current role as the executive producer and director of “Judy Justice,” Douthit served as producer to prominent broadcasting networks, including King Broadcasting from 1970-1978, ABC from 1978-1981, and Warner Brothers from 1991-1993. Eventually, Douthit was recognized by Ted Turner and enlisted to work on several major projects for the rising CNN. His involvement in “Larry King Live”, “Capital Gang,” and “Crossfire” appeared to be highly beneficial for CNN, as all three programs received the highest ratings on the network. In addition to his success with the networks core programming, he also produced specials featuring insights from former presidents.

Throughout his career, Randy Douthit has earned six Emmy’s, two Peabody awards, and six Cable Ace rewards. He has also been listed as a noteworthy Producer by Marquis Who’s Who.

In a recent interview, Douthit voiced his concerns that Covid-19 is having a major impact on producing new content, leading to delays and unique challenges in the process. Not only have the necessary safety protocols cut heavily into the production budget, but along with the regular Covid-19 testing and absent crew members, everyone is experiencing the tangible effects of the pandemic.

Randy DouthitLuckily, these new measures didn’t interfere with the production timeline of “Judy Justice,” the spin-off to the 25 season hit “Judge Judy.” By working remotely, the cast and crew were able to push out 120 episodes within 3 months in spite of the limitations presented by the pandemic.

In the realm of law and psychology TV, Randy Douthit has a proven history of success and doesn’t seem to be taking a break any time soon.

Randy Douthit is an American Producer, most recognized for his long involvement in producing the hit TV shows “Judge Judy,” “Crossfire”, and the earlier days of “Larry King Live.” Before his current role as the executive producer and director of “Judy Justice,” Douthit served as producer to prominent broadcasting networks, including King Broadcasting from 1970-1978,…

Randy Douthit is an American Producer, most recognized for his long involvement in producing the hit TV shows “Judge Judy,” “Crossfire”, and the earlier days of “Larry King Live.” Before his current role as the executive producer and director of “Judy Justice,” Douthit served as producer to prominent broadcasting networks, including King Broadcasting from 1970-1978,…