Shows This Week
Monday - April 20, 2015
"I Believe My Parents are Enabling My Freeloading, Drug-Using, Model Brother & It Needs to Stop Today!"Anthony says he fears his 29-year-old brother, Jamie, a fitness model and personal trainer, won’t live to see 30 if he doesn’t get serious help with his addictions. Anthony says Jamie has struggled for years with cocaine, alcohol and anger issues — all of which he says are exacerbated by their “enabling” parents, Steve and Joey. Jaime admits to past substance abuse issues but says he has been totally clean for two weeks and has things under control. Emotions run high when this family comes face to face on Dr. Phil’s stage. Steve and Joey admit they have helped Jamie with rent, car payments and spending money, because they say they love him and want to support him. But is that money really being used to fund his addiction? Then, Anthony claims Jamie has another serious issue he needs to address. But the accusation causes Jamie to storm off stage. Don’t miss Part 2 tomorrow — will he return and face his problems head-on?
Tuesday - April 21, 2015
My Model Brother Wants My Parents to Keep His Secret — Why He Stormed Off the StageDr. Phil continues his intervention with Jamie, a fitness model who admits he has struggled with drug and alcohol addiction for years. Jamie’s brother, Anthony, says their parents have enabled Jamie at every turn — including failing to acknowledge Jamie’s other serious problem, which he refuses to discuss. After storming off stage, Jamie rejoins the conversation. Is he ready to be completely honest with his family — and with himself? Dr. Phil has a sobering wake-up call for Jamie — and for his parents. Will Jamie finally get the help he needs to get clean — and stay clean for good? Plus, last month, Dr. Phil sat down with Nick Gordon, boyfriend of Whitney Houston’s daughter, Bobbi Kristina, for an interview that quickly turned into an intervention. How is Nick doing now? Hear the message he has for viewers.
Wednesday - April 22, 2015
Cleveland Abduction: The Michelle Knight Movie and the Brutal Scenes She Couldn't FaceIn 2013, Michelle Knight captured America's heart when she first revealed to Dr. Phil the terrifying details of the torture and abuse she suffered for more than 10 years at the hands of kidnapper Ariel Castro. Since that time, Michelle has gone from traumatized victim to empowered survivor and best-selling author with her book, Finding Me: A Decade of Darkness, a Life Reclaimed: A Memoir of the Cleveland Kidnappings. Now, Michelle’s story comes to life onscreen in the Lifetime TV movie Cleveland Abduction. Stars of the movie Taryn Manning and Raymond Cruz join Michelle onstage to talk about the challenges of portraying the characters who made headlines. How does Michelle feel about seeing her real-life nightmare played out on television? Then, Renatta says she lost three loved ones to drug and alcohol addiction and has since turned to food to cope with her grief. How can she avoid falling prey to what she believes is her family’s curse of addiction?
Thursday - April 23, 2015
A Deadly Love Affair: The Widow, The Lover and The Spouse Behind BarsIt was a story that made headlines, filled with the kind of details you might find in a romantic thriller: In 2011, Ashlee's husband, Emmett, was having an affair with a co-worker named Kandi when he was shot and killed by Kandi's husband. The story rocked their small Idaho town and left two families forever changed. Kandi’s husband, Rob, who claimed he acted in self-defense, was convicted of second-degree murder and sentenced to 30 years in prison. For the first time since the trial four years ago, Ashlee and Kandi come face to face on Dr. Phil’s stage. What happened that fateful night? Kandi was the closest witness — what does she remember? And, Ashlee says she had no idea Emmett was having an affair, but Kandi claims she wasn’t his only extra-marital partner. Plus, Kandi claims Ashlee has tried to ruin her by smearing her name in books and blogs. How does Ashlee respond? And, hear Rob’s statement from behind bars. How can both families begin to make peace with the past and move forward?
Friday - April 24, 2015
Exclusive: The Co-Eds and the CatfishIn one of the most twisted and bizarre love deceptions ever covered on Dr. Phil, seven female college students from Brigham Young University face the man they say they fell in love with online but never met in person. In a surprising twist, their one-time Prince Charming reveals that he, too, was victimized — by a catfish who stole his identity. Tune in as the real person who lured these young women into fake relationships comes forward. Who would orchestrate such a tangled web of deception — and why? Can these co-eds find forgiveness and gain closure?
LAST WEEK'S SHOWS
Monday- "My Husband Makes Me Think I'm Crazy, Then Videotapes Me:" Accusations of Abuse Caught on Camera
Tuesday- "Keep My Ex-Daughter-in-Law Away From My Family"
Wednesday- Accusations of Beatings, Starvation and Being Locked in a Room: Who’s Telling the Truth?
Thursday- A Family Fighting over a Double Murder/Psychic Medium John Edward Returns!
Friday- An Ex Accused of Stalking, Obsession and Abuse: Who's Telling the Truth?