The show aired at 5 p.m. on CBS on Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013. Stu Pepper participated on the show in the capacity of legal counsel, as he was Ashely Toye's attorney.
The show flew Pepper to Hollywood, Calif., and it was taped at Paramount Studio. He was an audience member and was seen in the front row, up close and personal.
Either way, being in the audience or working as an attorney, Stu Pepper traveled across the country to be on the "Dr. Phil Show!"
The show was about giving juveniles, who had been sentenced to life, a second chance.
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When Examiner.com learned of Pepper's appearance on the show, Pepper, himself, appeared to take the experience in his stride.
Stu Pepper shared about his "involvement" with the show very non-chalantly. He never bragged or boasted, just told it the way it was.
"The show was very professionally done. There were a zillion [staff members] behind-the-scenes. There were also multiple dressing rooms.
Dr. Phil seemed to be very well versed with all facts, and he did not miss a beat!"
In addition, leading up to this show, a local film and televison organization, UFTA, recognized two outstanding talents on January 9, and Stu Pepper was one of them. Actress Cassidy Reyes was the other.
Stu Pepper, a UFTA officer (Vice President), was that night's speaker. He shared about his experience and the upcoming airing of the "Dr. Phil Show." He also shared about something else that was up close and personal to him - a new film!
Pepper is also an actor and writer who is known for creating stories that become films.
The name of the particular episode Pepper was on is "Ashley Toye: Monster or Mistake?" To learn more about the show go to Dr. Phil.
Thank you Mr. Pepper for sharing with us about the "Dr. Phil Show," and congratulations on your latest recognitions with UFTA and your new and latest film project!