Dr. Phil is a daytime 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.
Originally produced by Oprah Winfrey's Harpo Productions in association with Paramount Domestic Television and distributed by King World Productions, since 2007 it is produced and distributed solely by PTV's and KWP's successor, CBS Television Distribution with Peteski Productions. The program is taped before a live studio audience on Stage 29 at the Paramount Pictures Studios in Hollywood, California
Where: Hollywood, CA
When: Tapes from the end of August through mid-December on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Arrival time is 8am, tapes two shows a day.