Jail (TV series)

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Jail tv series logo.jpg
Created by John Langley
Opening theme "Get Me Out" by Lil' Droppa
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 4
No. of episodes 98
Running time 22 minutes
Production company(s) Langley Productions
Original network MyNetworkTV
Audio format Stereo
Original release September 4, 2007 (2007-09-04) – present

Jail (stylized as JAIL) is a reality television series that follows suspected criminals from booking through incarceration. The series was created and produced by John Langley and his son, Morgan Langley, through their Langley television and film Productions company who also produce Cops. It first appeared on MyNetworkTV's 2007 Fall schedule. It was later syndicated on TruTV, under the name Inside American Jail, and Spike.[1]

The booking of former NFL Hall of Famer O.J. Simpson into the Clark County, Nevada Detention Center was featured in the show's February 11, 2008 episode.[2]

The theme song, "Get Me Out", is performed by rapper Lil' Droppa, who announced plans to promote the song with a Video on YouTube.


In 2014, Spike revived the series as Jail: Las Vegas; shifting focus to jails in the eponymous city. The network ordered a twenty-two episode season which premiered on January 10, 2015.[3][4]

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  1. ^ "GOING TO JAIL". Spike.com. April 6, 2010. Retrieved August 8, 2015. 
  2. ^ O.J. Simpson's Booking to Be Shown on MyNetworkTV's 'Jail'
  3. ^ "Exclusive: Spike TV Orders Jail: Las Vegas to Series". TV Guide. August 22, 2014. Retrieved January 17, 2015. 
  4. ^ http://www.tvguide.com/shows/jail-325866/episodes/

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