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Dr. Phil 

Talk show in which Dr. Phil McGraw invites guests to confront their problems.
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Airs Fri. Mar. 22, 5:00 PM on OWN

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Phil McGraw ...  Himself - Host / ... 2,269 episodes, 2002-2020
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Storyline

Dr. Phillip C. McGraw's show draws on his 25 years of experience in psychology, sociology and observation. Beginning his TV career as the resident expert on human behavior on Oprah Winfrey's daily talk show, Dr. Phil continues to deal with real issues in his blunt style. Written by Anonymous

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Genres:

Drama | Talk-Show

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

8 August 2002 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color
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Trivia

The series was originally created in Standard Definition. It was not until Season 7 that it went to High Definition. See more »

Connections

Featured in The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.105 (2011) See more »

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Reprehensible
17 October 2015 | by cindyaa207See all my reviews

Dr. Phil is the most deplorable person on television. He exploits people's mental illnesses, addictions and problems for the entertainment of his millions of viewers. He occasionally offers real outside counseling to some of his guests, but not others. I recently watched the show (for the last time) and he had a very troubled woman on as his guest. He did nothing more for her than make sarcastic comments while looking into the camera and trying to elicit laughter from the audience. This woman was clearly emotionally, mentally and intellectually challenged and he had her on for nothing more than a freak show. He is a charlatan and a bottom feeder. What he does every day on his show is at best unethical, but most certainly immoral.


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