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THE DR. OZ SHOW DEBUTS TENTH SEASON ON NBC6

Miramar, FL – August 20, 2018 – NBC6 / WTVJ today announced a new addition to its daytime lineup for the 2018 fall season. The Dr. Oz Show will begin airing on NBC6 on September 4 at 2PM/ET and debuts its tenth season on September 17.

The Dr. Oz Show has been the daily go-to health and wellness show for audiences since its premiere in 2009. The eight-time Daytime Emmy® award-winning show offers viewers the opportunity to learn about a wide range of topics through specialists from a variety of disciplines tackling the balance of mind, body and spirit.

“Our viewers are always our first priority and we’re constantly evolving our programming to better inform and entertain them,” said Larry Olevitch President and General Manager for NBC6. “We know the importance of health and wellness in our community and how valuable adding the Dr. Oz Show to NBC6’s daytime lineup will be in helping our viewers live healthier and happier lives.”

New Weekdays Daytime Schedule:

  • 12PM-1PM/ET – Steve

  • 1PM-2PM/ET – Days of Our Lives

  • 2PM-3PM/ET – The Dr. Oz Show

  • 3PM-4PM/ET – Ellen

“We’re thrilled to be partnering with NBC6, one of the premier NBC owned and operated stations in the country, to bring all The Dr. Oz Show has to offer to viewers in South Florida,” said Dr. Mehmet Oz. “Season 10 will be packed with breaking news on the health topics important to our viewers, such as mental health and the latest medical breakthroughs, as well as our top-rated series on food investigations, celebrity interviews and must-see true crime stories, presented uniquely through the lens of The Dr. Oz Show.”

For more information about the Dr. Oz Show on NBC6 and new season promo visit NBC6.com

About NBC6

NBC6 / WTVJ is the NBC-owned station serving Miami-Dade, Broward and Monroe counties. NBC6 was Florida’s first television station and has been covering news in South Florida for more than 60 years. WTVJ was founded on three basic principles: commitment to the community, excellence in journalism and pioneering and innovation. Today, NBC6 produces more than 30 hours of local news and programming per week, delivers dynamic multi-platform content on NBC6.com and COZI TV and continues its commitment to the community by cultivating local partnerships and capturing the diversity of South Florida.

About The Dr. Oz Show

Currently in its tenth season, the ten-time Daytime Emmy® award-winning syndicated daily series The Dr. Oz Show is hosted by Dr. Mehmet Oz, accredited health expert, best-selling author, and world-renowned cardiac surgeon. The Dr. Oz Show is an informative hour that offers audiences the opportunity to learn about a wide range of health and wellness topics. Tackling the balance of mind, body, and spirit, Dr. Oz calls on specialists from a variety of disciplines for expert advice on how viewers can be their best selves. Dr. Oz served as health expert on The Oprah Winfrey Show from 2004 to 2009; sharing advice with viewers to help them live their best life from the inside out. Dr. Oz has co-authored seven New York Times Best Sellers including "Food Can Fix It," "YOU: The Owner's Manual" as well as the award-winning "Healing from the Heart". He has a regular column in O, The Oprah Magazine. Dr. Oz is a professor of Surgery at Columbia University. He directs the Cardiovascular Institute and Complementary Medicine Program at New York Presbyterian Hospital and performs 50 heart operations annually. His research interests include heart replacement surgery, minimally invasive cardiac surgery, complementary medicine and health care policy. He has authored over 400 original publications, book chapters, and medical books and has received several patents.

Cleared in over ninety-nine percent of the country, The Dr. Oz Show is produced by Zoco Productions and distributed by Sony Pictures Television. The Dr. Oz Show is executive produced by Amy Chiaro and co-executive produced by Stacy Rader and Laurie Rich.

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MEDIA CONTACT

Claudia Keppinger

NBC6

claudia.keppinger@nbcuni.com

954-622-6949

Media Inquiries

Cheryl Crowley Jacqueline Giaccio

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212-259-1654 212-259-1520

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