• Dr. Drew Mar 3, 2020

    Dr. Drew is Taking on a Whole New Dramatic Role in the Movie ‘Final Kill'

    Dr. Drew is known for getting people sober and changing lives but he is taking on a whole new role in the movie ‘Final Kill.’ As seen on California Live on Tuesday, March 3, 2020.

  • California Jan 2, 2018

    Dr. Drew on NBC4: Legal Recreational Pot in California

    Dr. Drew joins the NBC4 News at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018, to talk about the legalization of recreational marijuana in California. He touches on both the positives, like medical research, and the negatives, like access to adolescents.

  • Dr. Drew Nov 28, 2017

    Dr. Drew on NBC4: Angela Lansbury's Victim Blaming

    Dr. Drew joins the NBC4 News at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2017, to talk about the controversy surrounding actress Angela Lansbury’s recent comments regarding sexual harassment and rape. Lansbury said women are partially responsible for getting raped. Dr. Drew, however, says that “to blame women for the inappropriate behavior of the others” is “as outrageous as it sounds.”

  • Dr. Drew Nov 15, 2017

    Dr Drew on NBC4: Roy Moore, Louis CK

    Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore has been dogged by allegations of sexual misconduct with teenage girls, one in a long list of powerful men to be hit by sexual assault allegations. Dr. Drew joins the NBC4 News at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017 to talk about Moore and comedian Louis C.K., who has admitted to sexual misconduct against...

  • Harvey Weinstein Oct 17, 2017

    Dr. Drew on NBC4: Fallout From Harvey Weinstein Scandal

    Dr. Drew joins the NBC4 News at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017 to talk about the fallout from the Harvey Weinstein. “The floodgates are now open” for a change to how the movie industry approaches the topic of sexual harassment, Dr. Drew says.

  • Dr. Drew Sep 27, 2017

    Dr. Drew on NBC4: Spike in STDs, Anthony Weiner

    Dr. Drew joins the NBC4 News at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2017 to talk about the recent spike in sexually transmitted disease. People know the risk of STDs, but they’re still “very cavalier” about the issue, Dr. Drew says. Plus, Anthony Weiner was recently sentenced to prison for sexting an underage girl, which underscores the syndrome of sexual...

  • Dr. Drew Sep 12, 2017

    Dr. Drew on NBC4: Shifting Heroin Conversation, Prolonged Sitting

    Dr. Drew joins the NBC4 News at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 to talk about a new report on heroin use in the U.S. While the writers of the report did “a wonderful job,” Dr. Drew says, the conversation needs to shift to how heroin addiction could be treated and how physicians can prevent new heroin addictions. Dr....

  • Donald Trump Sep 5, 2017

    Dr. Drew on NBC4: Dr. Drew Talks DACA, Prostate Cancer

    Dr. Drew joins the NBC4 News at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 to talk about President Donald Trump’s decision to phase out the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program and his own efforts to encourage men to get tested for prostate cancer. While phasing out DACA is a “not a happy move,” Dr. Drew says he hopes...

  • Dr. Drew Aug 29, 2017

    Dr. Drew on NBC4: Decisions During Harvey, Other Crises

    Dr. Drew joins the NBC4 News at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 to talk about the decisions people make during crises like Hurricane Harvey. Dr. Drew discusses the reasons for which people sometimes ignore emergency orders, putting themselves in danger in the process.

  • Colin Kaepernick Aug 22, 2017

    Dr. Drew: Kaepernick Saga; Credit Scores in Online Dating

    Dr. Drew joins the NBC4 News at 11 a.m. to talk about the ongoing controversy involving Colin Kapernick’s kneeling during the national anthem and why no NFL team has added him to their ranks since. The kneeling has “been transformed,” says Dr. Drew, from an act of protest to an act of hopefulness for a better tomorrow. Dr. Drew also...

  • Dr. Drew Aug 8, 2017

    Dr. Drew on NBC4: Sinead O'Connor's Video on Mental Illness

    Dr. Drew joins the NBC4 News at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 to talk about a recent video posted by Sinead O’Connor in which she talked about her struggles with mental illness and her desire to reduce the stigma of mental illness. O’Connor’s video was a “very important statement” on mental health issues, Dr. Drew says.

  • Dr. Drew Aug 3, 2017

    Dr. Drew: Spiking Drug Overdoses, Millennial Entitlement

    Dr. Drew joins the NBC4 News at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, August 1 to talk about the spike in drug overdoses in the United States. Dr. Drew says he’s glad the government is “finally taking real, serious note” of the problem. Plus, Dr. Drew says that millennials are not more narcissistic than older generations, but they are more entitled. That...

  • USC Jul 18, 2017

    Dr. Drew on NBC4: USC Medical School Dean's ‘Double Life'

    Dr. Drew joins the NBC4 News at 11 a.m. to talk about a recent Los Angeles Times investigation that found former USC medical school dean Carmen A. Puliafito “kept company with a circle of criminals and drug users who said he used methamphetamine and other drugs with them.”

  • LAUSD Jul 12, 2017

    Dr. Drew on NBC4: LAUSD Pay Raise, Cannabis Research

    Dr. Drew joins the NBC4 at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, July 11, 2017 to talk about the recent salary bump for Los Angeles Unified School District board members. Dr. Drew says that while he’s sure board members work hard, the drastic pay increase is an eyebrow raiser. Plus, Dr. Drew talks about research into cannabis, saying that the medical properties...

  • Senate Jun 27, 2017

    Dr. Drew on NBC4: Senate Health Care Bill, Later Last Call

    Dr. Drew joins the NBC4 News at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, June 27, 2017 to talk about the U.S. Senate health care bill and a California bill that would extend last call to 4 a.m.

  • drugs Jun 21, 2017

    Dr. Drew on NBC4: Carrie Fisher's Death, Bill Cosby Mistrial

    Dr. Drew joins the NBC4 News at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 to talk about the death of actress Carrie Fisher and mistrial of actor Bill Cosby.

  • Donald Trump May 31, 2017

    Dr. Drew on NBC4: Worse Than Kathy Griffin's Trump Photo is ‘Mob' Response

    Dr. Drew joins the NBC4 News at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 to talk about the recent scandal involving a photograph in which comedian Kathy Griffin is seen holding a decapitated head depicting President Donald Trump. While, “There’s nothing OK” about Griffin’s actions, worse than those actions is the “bloodlust” of the “mob” response against her, Dr. Drew...

  • DUI May 31, 2017

    Dr. Drew on NBC4: Tiger Woods DUI Arrest Shows Potential Dangers of Prescription Drugs

    Dr. Drew joins the NBC4 News at 11 a.m. to discuss Tiger Woods’ most recent DUI arrest. Woods’ arrest, in which no alcohol was found in his system but in which four medications were detected, is indicative of the dangers of physicians prescribing a bad combination of drugs, Dr. Drew says.

  • Dr. Drew May 23, 2017

    Dr. Drew on NBC4: People Must Limit Some Freedoms to Combat Terrorism

    Dr. Drew joins the NBC4 News at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 to talk about the recent terrorist attack in Manchester, England. In the aftermath of the attack, Dr. Drew says that Americans must be willing to give up some individual freedoms in order to keep the greater population safe from similar threats.

  • Russia May 16, 2017

    Dr. Drew on NBC4: Not Knowing What Trump Shared With Russian Officials Is ‘Confusing'

    Dr. Drew joins the NBC4 News at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 to talk about the recent scandal involving President Trump potentially sharing classified information with Russian officials. The situation is “confusing,” says Dr. Drew, because the public does not yet know exactly what Trump shared. Plus, Dr. Drew says that basing fines and other penalties on individuals’...

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