Phillip McGraw

Graduation Year: 
1976

Phillip McGraw (M.A., ’79 Ph.D.), Los Angeles, Calif. :: was inducted into the Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame, which honors stars of the electronic arts, in October. He is the host of the Dr. Phil daytime talk show that launched in 2002. His work was recognized with a presidential citation by the American Psychological Association in 2006. The show has received 27 Emmy nominations, five Prism Awards and a MADD Media Award. He is the author of eight No. 1 New York Times best-sellers, with more than 33 million copies in print.