Netflix ‘Cheer’ star Jerry Harris goes from Democratic acting campaign to life in prison for child pornography
Old Netflix Cheer Star Jerry Harris went from helping elect politicians like President Joe Biden and filming TV shows, to obeying his new bedtime and waking up before 6 a.m. to serve his prison sentence 12-year-old federal prison resulting from his child pornography case.
Harris, who is about a month into his 12-year prison sentence, was recently transferred to a federal prison in Oklahoma City, where his daily life and routine are about to change completely, according to a report by TMZ.
The Netflix star also has a new bedtime – 11:30 p.m. on weekdays and 1:00 a.m. on weekends. But there is no sleep, as he will have to be dressed for the day and out of his cell by 6:00 a.m.
And as for clothing, there will be no more cheerleading outfits for Harris, who will have to wear his prison uniform from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. on weekdays — but outside of those hours, he has the choice of wearing clothes that he can buy through approved channels.
Harris also has a new barber: one of his fellow inmates.
Netflix’s “Cheer” star Jerry Harris is getting into a new routine…and TMZ gets a glimpse of his life in federal lockdown. https://t.co/HjRxXBmiOO
— TMZ (@TMZ) August 4, 2022
Additionally, Harris would be allowed to spend up to $360 a month at the police station, where he has the option of working and earning “well under 50 cents an hour,” TMZ reports.
“Jerry is unlikely to make many friends inside – guys who plead guilty to child pornography aren’t exactly welcomed by other inmates,” the outlet added.
When it comes to staying active, cheerleading isn’t available, leaving Harris to choose between basketball, handball, walking, and weightlifting. The Netflix star also has the option of crafting programs, board and card games, group chats, letter writing and watching TV – but inmates can’t choose what’s on. television.
Harris would also be allowed to see visitors on weekends and during federal holidays.
In addition to his 12-year sentence, Harris will have to register as a sex offender and undergo a treatment program.
The Cheer The star and former Biden presidential campaign surrogate will also be required to attend a mental health program, take any medications prescribed by the treatment provider and complete a sex offender treatment program, which could include psychological and physiological testing.
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