Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader? Lands Renewals

Twentieth Television has renewed first-run game show Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader? for a second season in the top five markets, including the Tribune stations in New York and Philadelphia and the Fox Television Stations in Los Angeles and Chicago.

Other confirmed renewals include KDFW and KDFI/Dallas; WDCA/Washington, D.C.; KRIV and KTXH/Houston; WUTB/Baltimore, M.D.; KCPQ and KMYQ/Seattle, Wash.; KTXL/Sacramento, Calif.; WPMT/Harrisburg, Penn.; WDAF/Kansas City, Kan.; and KPLR/St. Louis.  

“The fast paced classroom excitement returns this fall and we can not be more thrilled,” said Paul Franklin, Executive Vice President of Twentieth Television.  “The seamless transition of ‘Are You Smarter Than A 5th Grader?’ into syndication is a testament to Jeff Foxworthy’s uncanny ability to keep viewers laughing and contestants at the edge of their podiums.”