'Judge Judy' bailiff Petri Hawkins-Byrd speaks out on not being asked to join new show 'Judy Justice'

Byrd is perhaps best known to fans as the no-nonsense bailiff who made sure no one got out of line in the courtroom onJudge Judy.He was with the show until it finished in 2021. sin embargo, speaking in a recent interview with Entertainment Weekly, Byrd explained that he wasn’t aware that Sheindlin was moving onto a new TV project until after it was already announced.

My assumption is if you were going on to do something else, that you were at least going to ask me if I wanted to have the opportunity to audition for the role,” Byrd explained.

En un comunicado proporcionado a Fox News, Sheinlind confirmed that Byrd is not going to be working as a bailiff on her new show.

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Petri Hawkins-Byrd opened up about not being asked to be a part of ‘Judy Justice.'

Petri Hawkins-Byrd opened up about not being asked to be a part of ‘Judy Justice.(Kirk McKoy/Los Angeles Times via Getty Images)

Byrd is terrific and we had a great 25 year run. This is a whole new program with a whole new cast and an exciting energy,” la declaración leída.

Desafortunadamente, the famous bailiff was not able to devote too much of his attention to not being asked to joinJudy Justice.After filming wrapped on “Juez Judy,” he devoted his time to caring for his wife, Makita Bond-Byrd. She worked as a longtime producer on “Juez Judy” and was reportedly invited ontoJudy Justice,” but health problems made that impossible.

The outlet reports that she had just completed her third round of chemotherapy and was about to undergo brain surgery, where doctors successfully removed 95 percent of a tumor. After the worst of his family strife was behind him, Byrd says he gave his former boss a call to ask her if he should plan to be involved with her new show after working with her since 1996.

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She informed me I was not being asked to come along on the project,” Byrd explained. “I didn’t inquire as to why, that’s her choice. But she did inform me that fundamentally, I was priced out as the new bailiff on her new show. My salary would have been too much. I was curious: How would she know? She didn’t ask me. She didn’t give me an opportunity to have accepted a lower salary.

‘Judge Judy,’ bailiff Petri Hawkins-Byrd was not asked to join Judith Sheindlinnew show.

‘Judge Judy,’ bailiff Petri Hawkins-Byrd was not asked to join Judith Sheindlinnew show. (Donaldson Collection/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images)

The call with Judy ended pleasantly enough,” él agregó. “I don’t think she understood how confused and dismayed I was after being there for 25 años, from the beginning of her career, and not being at least given the opportunity to say whether or not I wanted to continue that relationship.

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por suerte, Byrd is taking the situation in stride. He’s been able to parlay his fame as Sheindlin’s former bailiff into a guest spot onThe Bold and the Beautifulas well as some voiceover work. He concluded his interview with the outlet by noting that he believes the situation is all part of his destiny.

God has something else for me,” Él concluyó.

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