Dr. Phil

(2002)

Dr. Phil is a talk show hosted by Phil McGraw. After McGraw's success with his segments on The Oprah Winfrey Show, Dr. Phil debuted on September 16, 2002. On both shows McGraw offers advice in the form of "life strategies" from his life experience as a clinical psychologist.

‘Dr. Phil’ Spinoff Coming to a Station Near You

Dr. Phil McGraw's son Jay McGraw is executive producer of The Doctors, in which five MDs in various specialties serve as a panel of experts to answer questions sent in by viewers.

CBS TV is pitching the show as similar to ABC's The View, only with doctors, two of whom will be women. The host is Dr. Travis Stork, an E.R. physician who burnished his celebrity by starring in The Bachelor during season eight of the ABC primetime series early in 2006.

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  • First Aired
    2002