‘The Dr. Oz Show' Pulled In New York & Pennsylvania In Light Of Mehmet Oz's Senate Run

The Fox Station Group has pulled The Dr. Oz Show from its New York and Philadelphia stations following host Dr. Mehmet Oz’s announcement yesterday that he would be running for the U.S. Senate in Pennsylvania.

In TV’s #1 market, New York, where the syndicated daytime show airs at 2 p.m. ET, WNYW-TV, whose reach includes parts of Pennsylvania, has replaced it with another syndicated talker carried by the Fox TV Stations, The Real, which is shifting from a different daypart, a Fox TV Stations source said. In Philadelphia, WTXF-TV has been repeating the third hour of Good Day Philadelphia. On January 18, The Good Dish, a spinoff from Dr. Oz hosted by Oz’s daughter, Daphne Oz, will take over the mothership series’ time slot for the duration of the campaign (which could go all the way to November though Oz is not seen as a front-runner necessarily)

More from Deadline

    Fox TV Stations proceeded with pulling the Sony Pictures TV-distributed daily syndicated series because the prospect of being forced to give other PA candidates equal time on the show “would be a nightmare for us, there was no way we were going to be able to do that,” a source said.

    Last fall, the Fox TV Stations renewed the Daytime Emmy-winning talker for two more seasons, taking the strip into 2023.

    Sources characterized the financial hit from benching Dr. Oz in top markets as manageable. The Fox Television Stations are currently grappling with the uncertainty surrounding longtime daytime syndicated staple The Wendy Williams Show whose host has been sidelined with health issues.

    Best of Deadline

      Sign up for Deadline's Newsletter. For the latest news, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

      News Related


      'Wuhan, I Am Here': Film follows volunteers in sealed city

      The Associated PressLan Bo, director of the documentary film “Wuhan, I Am Here,” stands in a screening room before a viewing of his movie in Beijing, Saturday, Jan. 15, 2022. ... Read more »

      John Stamos Says 'Guardian Angel' Bob Saget Managed to Get in One Last Joke 'Even in Death'

      © Provided by People Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images John Stamos is continuing to remember his longtime friend, Bob Saget, who died earlier this month at the age of 65.  “Even in ... Read more »

      End of career for Borsato and Ali B? ‘This will stay with them forever'

      Radio stations stop playing their songs, television stations cancel their collaboration, they are unfriended by fellow stars and the general public vomits them. Will the once glittering careers of Ali ... Read more »

      Rihanna & BF A$AP Rocky Bundle Up For Casual Date Night In NYC – Photos

      © Provided by Hollywood Life Rihanna and A$AP Rocky braved the cool east coast weather as they stepped out for dinner in New York City on Jan. 21. Rihanna, 33, and A$AP ... Read more »

      Shawn Mendes Stumbles Down Runyon Canyon In LA After Flexing Shirtless — Watch

      © Provided by Hollywood Life Shawn Mendes Shawn Mendes took a bit of a fall while flexing shirtless on a recent hike in LA. Watch the hilarious (and hot!) video ... Read more »

      ‘Call Jane’ Film Review: Elizabeth Banks and Sigourney Weaver Shine as Underground Abortionists in Sharp, Affecting Docudrama

      © Sundance Institute Call Jane Wishes aren’t decisions, decisions aren’t actions, and actions aren’t a given, especially where rights are concerned. Women intrinsically know this struggle — not just for choice itself, ... Read more »

      Stock indices see biggest weekly fall since Nov 26

      Mumbai: India’s benchmark indices weakened on Friday, logging their worst weekly decline in eight weeks, led by losses in financials and technology stocks amid concerns over inflation and the US ... Read more »

      Celebrating 100 years of Brubeck also funds Sacramento schools

      © Brubeck Brothers Quartet 100 years of dave brubeck “Once in a while, you’ve got to play something that isn’t conventional,” Dave Brubeck said in a clip from his 90th ... Read more »

      Doctor accused in New Brunswick COVID-19 outbreak sues province, RCMP, Facebook

      Dr. Jean-Robert Ngola, who now practises in Quebec, was accused of violating the Emergency Measures Act for not quarantining after a trip to Montreal. (Zoom – image credit) The doctor ... Read more »

      COVID-19: Mission: Impossible 7 and 8 delayed again due to coronavirus pandemic.

      The films have suffered a number of setbacks since filming began in 2020. The seventh edition of the franchise was originally meant to be released in July 2021. Read more »

      Elliot Page, Lilly Wachowski Join ACLU Lawsuit Against Arkansas Anti-Trans Law

      © Provided by TheWrap Elliot Page Lilly Wachowski “Umbrella Academy” star Elliot Page, “The Matrix” co-director Lilly Wachowski, and reality TV star Jazz Jennings, along with 55 other trans people, ... Read more »

      EA Sports FIFA Mobile Gets Serious With Major Changes

      © Provided by Geek Culture EA Sports FIFA Mobile Gets Serious With Major Changes Mobile gaming has undoubtedly been on the rise, and over at Electronic Arts, the company behind ... Read more »

      Kelly Clarkson Gives Ex Brandon Blackstock 5 Percent Of Their Montana Ranch

      © Provided by Hollywood Life Brandon Blackstock, Kelly Clarkson Five percent may not seem like a lot but since Kelly’s ranch is worth over $17 million, Brandon gets around $900k. ... Read more »

      Lake City native signs record deal with Sony Music Nashville

      © Provided by Gainesville WCJB-TV Karley Scott Collins Lake City, Fla. (WCJB) – From North Central Florida to the networks to Nashville, an actress and musician born in Lake City ... Read more »

      Melissa Barrera was offered Scream role without auditioning

      © Provided by Cover Media Melissa Barrera Melissa Barrera was offered the lead role of Sam in the new Scream without going for an audition. The Mexican actress is still ... Read more »

      Arnold Schwarzenegger Is 'Fine' After Being Involved in a Multi-Car Accident Which Left 1 Person Injured

      © Provided by People Dave J Hogan/Getty Arnold Schwarzenegger was involved in a multi-vehicle car accident Friday, leaving one woman injured, PEOPLE can confirm. “He is fine, his only concern ... Read more »

      ‘Mission: Impossible 7’ and ‘8’ Delayed Amid Ongoing Pandemic, New Release Dates Set

      © Getty The release of Mission: Impossible 7 has proven to be, well, impossible. It’s been pushed yet again due to the ongoing pandemic. Paramount Pictures and Skydance Media announced Friday ... Read more »

      Collaborator share fond memories of working with ‘kind and talented’ Meat Loaf

      Collaborators who worked and sang with Meat Loaf have shared fond memories of the US rocker as they described his death as “our loss, Heaven’s gain”. The “kind and talented” ... Read more »

      Spy: Power couple's messy break-up

      The marriage split of the step-daughter of one of Auckland’s uber Rich Listers has lit up the gossip pages on the other side of the Tasman. Sydney-based Ellie Aitken, 42, ... Read more »

      Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene sold up to $15,000 worth of Activision Blizzard stock on the day Microsoft announced plans to buy the video game company

      Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA).Kevin Dietsch/Getty Images Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene filed a stock disclosure that she sold up to $15,000 worth of Activision stock on January 18. Microsoft's announced ... Read more »

      CBS Just Revealed Huge News About Donnie Wahlberg and 'Blue Bloods' Fans Are Shocked

      Donnie Wahlberg is a man of many talents. As a member of New Kids on the Block, his singing and dancing skills made him famous in the late 1980s, and ... Read more »

      Novak Djokovic ‘hit mentally' and ‘hurt' by Australia deportation, says coach

      Novak Djokovic was deported earlier this week(Mark Baker/AP) (AP) Novak Djokovic has been “hit mentally” after being deported from Australia which prevented him for bidding for a record Grand Slam, ... Read more »

      Hits Deep Tour to bring Christian music superstar to Tri-Cities

      Jan. 21—One of the biggest names in contemporary Christian music is hitting the Tri-Cities. Grammy award winning artist TobyMac and his DiverseCity Band are set to headline the Hits Deep ... Read more »

      Arnold Schwarzenegger Involved In Scary Car Crash Near Home, Injuring Other Driver — Photos

      © Provided by Hollywood Life Arnold Schwarzenegger Arnold Schwarzenegger was spotted at the crash site of a four-car accident. Arnold Schwarzenegger, 74, was involved in a gnarly car accident a mile ... Read more »

      Halo Infinite Will Soon Let You Earn Credits For Playing

      © Screenshot: 343 Industries Two Spartans aim weapons on the Streets map in Halo Infinite while standing next to a revival orb in the Attrition mode. This is not a ... Read more »

      Collaborators share fond memories of working with ‘kind and talented’ Meat Loaf

      Collaborators who worked and sang with Meat Loaf have shared fond memories of the US rocker as they described his death as “our loss, Heaven’s gain”. The “kind and talented” ... Read more »

      Fox News Hosts Rip Adele’s Tearful Apology: ‘She Turns Into Mary Poppins’

      © Provided by TheWrap fox news harris faulker The hosts of Fox News’ “Outnumbered” took aim Friday at Adele a day after after the pop star announced in an emotional ... Read more »

      Kelly Clarkson and ex-husband Brandon Blackstock reach settlement on Montana ranch

      Kelly Clarkson and ex-husband Brandon Blackstock have reached a settlement in the home-ownership battle over their Montana ranch. According to court documents filed at the Los Angeles County Superior Court ... Read more »

      How to Watch ‘Scream:’ Is the New Sequel Streaming?

      © Provided by TheWrap Scream 5 What’s your favorite scary movie? That is the question that kicked off the iconic “Scream” franchise way back in 1996. And the franchise is ... Read more »

      Edward Norton Writes Heartfelt Tribute To Fight Club Co-Star Meat Loaf

      © Provided by CinemaBlend Screenshot of Edward Norton’s The Narrator and Meat Loaf’s Big Bob meeting at a support group Right now, fans and friends are still reeling from the ... Read more »

      Madonna and her boyfriend enjoy a private late-night Italian dinner

      Madonna knows how to wine and dine. The iconic singer had a late-night dinner with her boyfriend Ahlamalik Williams at Cecconi’s in West Hollywood, California, where they had the entire ... Read more »

      D’Mile Could Become the First Songwriter in Grammy History to Accomplish This Feat

      When the 64th annual Grammy Awards are belatedly presented on April 3, Dernst Emile II (better known as D’Mile) could become the first songwriter in Grammy history to win song ... Read more »

      Michigan GOP co-chair says Trump campaign directed fake electors, per CNN audio

      Michigan Republican Party Co-Chair Meshawn Maddock said that the Trump presidential campaign directed Republicans in Michigan to seat fake GOP Electoral College delegates, according to audio obtained by CNN. “We ... Read more »

      Tupac Shakur exhibit opens in LA

      A touring exhibit dedicated to Tupac Shakur has opened in downtown Los Angeles, featuring his handwritten lyrics for songs like “California Love” and “Dear Mama.” (Jan. 21) Read more »

      Here’s where you can buy a Nintendo Switch

      © Image: Nintendo The Nintendo Switch OLED model boasts a vibrant, 7-inch display and slate of minor upgrades. The Nintendo Switch was, like most consoles during the pandemic, once in ... Read more »

      Idris Elba 'part of the conversation' to take over 007 says producer

      He has been one of the favourites to take over the role of James Bond now that Daniel Craig, 53, has stepped down.  And it appears Idris Elba is still ... Read more »

      Columbia Becomes First Label in History With a 20-Week Run at No. 1 at Top 40 Radio

      With no small assist from Adele, Columbia Records has made staying at the top of the charts look “Easy” — not just with her indomitable smash but major hits from ... Read more »

      The 10 best free Switch games you can download right now

      © Provided by GamesRadar Apex Legends ad We love a free Nintendo Switch game here at GamesRadar. They allow you to make the most of your handheld without having to ... Read more »

      Priyanka Chopra reveals her one marriage rule to keep the spark with Nick Jonas

      With their respective acting and singing careers taking them across the globe, Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas spend a lot of time apart. However the actor, who recently welcomed her ... Read more »

      Ozark and Black Mirror star joins Gemma Chan's new movie

      Marc Menchaca, known for his roles in Ozark and Black Mirror, is the latest actor to be cast in Gareth Edwards’ new sci-fi film True Love. According to Deadline, he ... Read more »
      On free-english-test.com you will find lots of free English exam practice materials to help you improve your English skills: grammar, listening, reading, writing, ielts, toeic