Will Ferrell-Adam McKay’s ‘Bad Judge,’ With Kate Walsh, Gets NBC Pilot Order

Walsh plays a hard-living judge

NBC has ordered the pilot “Bad Judge” from Will Ferrell and Adam McKay’s Gary Sanchez Productions, starring Kate Walsh as a hard-living, sexually unapologetic criminal court judge.

The “Grey’s Anatomy” and “Private Practice” veteran will play a judge trying to balance her messy personal life with her duties behind the bench.

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The Universal Television single-camera comedy comes from executive producer and writer Chad Kultgen, along with executive producers Ferrell, McKay, Anne Heche and Jill Messick.