On The People’s Court, Judge Wapner was a real judge before taking his act to television. Same with Judge Judy. Steve Harvey? Well, he’s hosted competitions that have been judged. But his lack of training in matters of jurisprudence will not stand in the way of his new show, Judge Steve Harvey. On the show, given his qualifications, Harvey will act more as a mediator than as an actual judge, but he says the cases he hears will be 100% real, and he’s committed to getting the results right. (Click on the media bar below to hear Steve Harvey)
Judge Steve Harvey premieres Tuesday, January 4 on ABC.