ADDITIONAL NOTES: renewed through the 2018-19 season (the show's sixth) on 8/11/17
DESCRIPTION: (from USA's press release, August 2017) Ahead of its midseason Season 5 return on Tuesday, September 12 at 10/9c, USA Network today announced a Season 6 pickup for unscripted series CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST. USA has also added 18 additional episodes to Season 5 - bringing the season order total to 26 episodes that will culminate in a two-part Christmas special. Directly following at 10:30/9:30c, the fun will continue with an all-new eight-episode Chrisley after show, ACCORDING TO CHRISLEY, hosted by the patriarch of perfection himself - Todd Chrisley. CHRISLEY KNOWS BEST earned the series' highest ratings to date during the firsthalf of Season 5, averaging 3.2MM total viewers each week*. When the show returns for the backhalf of Season 5 in September, 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.