DR. PHIL 2009/10 Basic Information

This information is subject to change and was last updated on 09/24/09.

 

The 2009/10 Season (Season 8) of DR. PHIL runs 09/14/09 through 09/10/10 (52 weeks.)

 

DR. PHIL is a 1-hour show delivered on a "Stripped Basis" airing 5 days a week Monday thru Friday. Each of the five weekly episodes is delivered one business day before air. It is available in SD and in HD. SD is pitched via Pathfire. HD feeds via satellite.

 

Some stations may also have a second run of DR. PHIL by repeating the primary episode on a 7 day delay. Stations are required to replace the commercial spots with those scheduled for the primary day of air.

 

DR. PHIL is closed captioned and in stereo.

 

DR. PHIL is rated by CBS TV Distribution for the TV Ratings system. It is V-chip encoded and carries a TV Ratings icon.

 

DR. PHIL Strip Generic Format (14 minutes commercial time; 3-1/2 National, 10-1/2 Local)

Act 1, Break 1

2:32

Local

Act 2, Break 2

2:32

Local

Act 3, Break 3

2:02

Local

Promo

 

 

Act 4, Break 4

1:31

National

 

1:01

Local

Act 5, Break 5

1:01

National

 

1:01

Local

Promo

 

 

Act 6, Break 6

1:01

National

 

1:31

Local

Act 7

 

 

Total Run Time

58:25

 

Various fee spots also appear.

 

Contact Information for DR. PHIL servicing

 

Advertising & Promotion

310-264-3300

Synopses, episodics, promo feeds

 

Program Lineups

323-956-5843

Make goods, preemptions, time changes

 

CBS Worldwide Distribution

212-975-8139

Delivery, schedules and general information, and complete Generic Information