Happy Birthday, Dr. Phil! See His Most Dramatic Celebrity Interviews

Dr. Phil McGraw has been dishing out tough love on his eponymous talk show for nearly 13 years.

Audiences fell in love with the straight-talking doctor when he first appeared on Oprah Winfrey’s show in the late ’90s, and they’ve been tuning in to catch his words of wisdom – delivered in his signature homespun Texan, no-nonsense style – ever since.

Nicholas Brendon Walks Off Dr. Phil Set: He 'Went for the Jugular'

Nicholas Brendon’s visit to The Dr. Phil Show ended with the actor walking off the set before the interview was completed.

Susan Sarandon Fights to Save a Death Row Inmate's Life

Susan Sarandon is on a crusade to help save an inmate’s life.

In a case of life reflecting art, the actress – who won an Oscar for her portrayal of Sister Helen Prejean, a real-life nun who grows close to a man on death row, in the film Dead Man Walking – is seeking to have a stay of execution granted for death row inmate Richard Glossip, 52.

Troubled Buffy the Vampire Star Nicholas Brendon to Appear on Dr. Phil

Former Buffy the Vampire Slayer star Nicholas Brendon is set to appear on Dr. Phil on Aug. 26.

The news about the troubled actor’s upcoming appearance came in a statement on his Facebook page on Tuesday.

The 5 Biggest Bombshells in Kim Richards' Dr. Phil Interview

In the wake of Kim Richards’ arrest for public intoxication, the reality star finally told the truth about her sobriety.

“I am an alcoholic,” she told Dr. Phil McGraw in a segment that aired Tuesday, later adding, “I just want to do the right thing, and I want to be the strongest I can be.”

Kim Richards: I Was 'Ashamed' to Admit I Was Drinking Again at RHOBH Reunion

Kim Richards came clean about her ongoing battle with alcoholism Tuesday, telling Dr. Phil McGraw that she was driven to drink because she was upset about being estranged from her family.

Kim Richards: I Drank '2 Inches' of Liquor the Night of My Arrest

Days after Kim Richards entered rehab, details of the night that led to the reality star’s arrest are coming to light.

Dr. Phil Clarifies Bruce Jenner Comment: 'It's Never Too Late to Make a Life Change'

Dr. Phil McGraw raised eyebrows Wednesday night during an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live after he jokingly suggested Bruce Jenner’s life-changing decision to transition into a woman at age 65 was pointless.

Troubled Real Housewives Star Kim Richards to Appear on Dr. Phil

Kim Richards has already booked her first TV appearance since her arrest for public intoxication – but it won’t be for a special edition of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills.

Dr. Phil has snagged Richards for an interview following her arrest Thursday morning at the Beverly Hills Hotel.

Bobbi Kristina Brown's Boyfriend Nick Gordon Says He Thinks About Suicide

A sobbing Nick Gordon said in an interview Wednesday that if girlfriend Bobbi Kristina Brown dies, he will kill himself.

“If anything happens to Krissy, I will,” Gordon replied after Dr. Phil McGraw asked if he was suicidal during a pre-taped – and highly publicized – intervention.