‘Chrisley Knows Best’ gets season 6 renewal, bigger season 5, new after show


Ahead of its midseason Season 5 return on September 12 at 10 PM, USA Network has renewed its hit unscripted series Chrisley Knows Best for a sixth season and greenlighted eight-episode after showAccording To Chrisley, which will premiere at 10:30 PM immediately following the midseason premiere. In addition, USA has ordered 18 more episodes for Season 5, bringing the season's total to 26, culminating in a two-part Christmas special.

Chrisley Knows Best drew the series' highest ratings to date during the first half of Season 5, averaging 3.2 million total viewers each week (Live+7 P2+), according to Nielsen. When the show returns for the back half of Season 5 next month, 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.

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UNIVERSAL CITY, CA - JULY 18: Todd Chrisley visits 'Extra' at Universal Studios Hollywood on July 18, 2017 in Universal City, California. (Photo by Noel Vasquez/Getty Images)
UNIVERSAL CITY, CA - JULY 18: Savannah Chrisley (L) and Todd Chrisley visit 'Extra' at Universal Studios Hollywood on July 18, 2017 in Universal City, California. (Photo by Noel Vasquez/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NV - APRIL 02: Todd Chrisley and Julie Chrisley arrive at the 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards held at T-Mobile Arena on April 2, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Michael Tran/FilmMagic)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 24: TV personalities Savannah Chrisley (L) and Todd Chrisley visit Hollywood Today Live at W Hollywood on February 24, 2017 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by David Livingston/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NV - APRIL 02: Recording artist Faith Hill and TV personality Todd Chrisley attend the 52nd Academy Of Country Music Awards at T-Mobile Arena on April 2, 2017 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/ACMA2017/Getty Images for ACM)
CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST -- 'Rent Controlled' Episode 424 -- Pictured: (l-r) Todd Chrisley, Savannah Chrisley -- (Photo by: Scott Gries/USA Network/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
HOLLYWOOD, CA - JULY 09: Reality TV star Todd Chrisley and son arrive for the Premiere Of Sony Pictures' 'Ghostbusters' held at TCL Chinese Theatre on July 9, 2016 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images)
LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - APRIL 03: TV personalities Todd Chrisley and Savannah Chrisley arrive at the 51st Academy Of Country Music Awards at MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 3, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Gregg DeGuire/WireImage)
CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST -- Season:4 -- Pictured: (l-r) Faye Chrisley, Lindsie Chrisley Campbell, Grayson Chrisley, Todd Chrisley, Julie Chrisley, Chase Chrisley, Savannah Chrisley -- (Photo by: Tommy Garcia/USA Network/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST -- Season:4 -- Pictured: (l-r) Chase Chrisley, Todd Chrisley, Savannah Chrisley -- (Photo by: Tommy Garcia/USA Network/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST -- Season:4 -- Pictured: (l-r) Todd Chrisley, Julie Chrisley -- (Photo by: Tommy Garcia/USA Network/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
NBCUNIVERSAL EVENTS -- NBCUniversal Summer Press Day, April 1, 2016 -- USA Network's 'Chrisley Knows Best' Panel -- Pictured: (l-r) Julie Chrisley, Savannah Chrisley, Todd Chrisley, Executive Producer/Talent; Chase Chrisley, Lindsie Chrisley -- (Photo by: Trae Patton/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
MIAMI BEACH, FL - JANUARY 20: Kris Jenner and Todd Chrisley attend NATPE 2016 at Fontainebleau Miami Beach on January 20, 2016 in Miami Beach, Florida. (Photo by Aaron Davidson/Getty Images)
CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST -- 'Todd Unleashed' Episode 404 -- Pictured: (l-r) Julie Chrisley, Todd Chrisley, Faye Chrisley -- (Photo by: Guy D'Alema/USA Network/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST -- 'Crowning Achievements' Episode 401 -- Pictured: (l-r) Todd Chrisley, Julie Chrisley -- (Photo by: Mark Hill/USA Network/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
NASHVILLE, TN - JUNE 12: (L-R) Savannah Chrisley, Julie Chrisley; Todd Chrisley and Lindsie Chrisley Campbell attend The Concert For Love And Acceptance at City Winery Nashville on June 12, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for Concert For Love And Acceptance)
CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST -- 'Dude Ranch' Episode 312 -- Pictured: (l-r) Julie Chrisley, Todd Chrisley, Savannah Chrisley, Grayson Chrisley, Lindsie Chrisley Campbell, Faye Chrisley, Chase Chrisley -- (Photo by: Richard DuCree/USA Network/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
WATCH WHAT HAPPENS LIVE -- Pictured (l-r): Stassi Schroeder and Todd Chrisley -- (Photo by: Charles Sykes/Bravo/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MAY 14: Todd Chrisley, Savannah Chrisley, Julie Chrisley and Chase Chrisley appear during the 2015 NBCUniversal Cable Entertainment Upfront at The Jacob K. Javits Convention Center on May 14, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Donna Ward/Getty Images)
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Patriarch Todd Chrisley will host new half-hour after show According to Chrisley, in which he'll interact with an audience and offer advice on topics such as marriage, parenting, sex and relationships. 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.

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