Jericho (2006 TV series)

2006 TV series

Jericho is an American action-drama television series. It's about life after a nuclear attack on 23 American cities. It takes place in the fictional town of Jericho, Kansas. It started on September 20, 2006, and it ended on March 25, 2008. It was on CBS. It was shown in 30 countries.

GenrePost-apocalyptic fiction
Serial drama
Created byStephen Chbosky
Josh Schaer
Jonathan E. Steinberg
StarringSkeet Ulrich
Lennie James
Ashley Scott
Kenneth Mitchell
Brad Beyer
April Parker Jones
Alicia Coppola
Pamela Reed
Bob Stephenson
Gerald McRaney
Clare Carey
Richard Speight Jr.
Michael Gaston
Darby Stanchfield
Esai Morales
Country of originUnited States
Original language(s)English
No. of seasons2
No. of episodes29 (list of episodes)
Executive producer(s)Jon Turteltaub
Stephen Chbosky
Carol Barbee
Karim Zreik
Running time43 minutes
Production company(s)CBS Paramount Network Television
Junction Entertainment
Fixed Mark Productions
DistributorCBS Television Distribution[1]
Original networkCBS
Picture format480i (SDTV)
1080i (HDTV)
Original releaseSeptember 20, 2006 (2006-09-20) –
March 25, 2008 (2008-03-25)
Other websites

It was cancelled after one season. Fans asked the network to bring it back. They did, but it was cancelled again.


Season Episodes Season premiere Season finale TV season Viewers
1 23 (including 1 recap) September 20, 2006 May 9, 2007 2006–07 9.24
2 7 February 12, 2008 March 25, 2008 2008 6.16

DVD releasesEdit

CBS DVD & Paramount Home Entertainment have made both seasons on DVD in Regions 1, 2 & 4.

On June 5, 2018, CBS re-released the complete series set on DVD in Region 1.[2]

DVD name Ep # Release dates Bonus features
Region 1 Region 2 (UK) Region 2 (GER) Region 4
The First Season 23 October 2, 2007 March 10, 2008 August 7, 2008 October 4, 2007 Featurette: Building Jericho
Featurette: What If?
Commentary and Deleted scenes on select episodes.
The Second Season 7 June 17, 2008 September 29, 2008 June 18, 2009 July 10, 2008 Featurette: Rebuilding Jericho
Featurette: Nut Job
Commentary and Deleted scenes on select episodes.
Unaired Season finale alternate ending
The Complete Series 30 June 17, 2008
June 5, 2018
August 30, 2010 October 15, 2009 N/A Featurette: Tick Tick Boom
Featurette: Behind the Scenes "Thank You"
100 Reasons to Watch Jericho
Table Read
Napalm Action Sequence (from Season 2)
Train Action Sequence (from Season 2)
Cast Members' Memorable Moments.


  1. "Jericho". CBS Interactive. Archived from the original on 21 October 2017. Retrieved 21 October 2017.
  2. "A DVD Re-Release of 'The Complete Series' for Skeet Ulrich's 2006 Show". Archived from the original on 2018-03-25. Retrieved 2018-03-24.