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Maury 

The Maury Povich Show (original title)
Day by day, Maury and his producers invite guests to the show. The audience participates and put questions to the guests. This talk-show is different from many of its peers by handling ... See full summary »
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Airs Mon. May. 27, 11:00 AM on CW

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Charence wants to confront her daughter's ex for turning his back on her daughter and his own baby; Brandy fears her 3-year-old may not have the same dad as her other kids; Porsche ...


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Cast

Series cast summary:
Maury Povich ...  Himself - Host 1,508 episodes, 1991-2019
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Storyline

Day by day, Maury and his producers invite guests to the show. The audience participates and put questions to the guests. This talk-show is different from many of its peers by handling topics that are more sensitive and "private." Written by Ari Herzog <ari@ici.net>

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 September 1991 (USA) See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The show used to feature themes such as family reunions, makeovers, conquering phobias, rebellious teens, celebrity guests, and fulfilling wishes for disabled or dying guests, among other things. See more »

Quotes

Host: You are *not* the father.
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Referenced in After Lately: Grandpa Franjola (2011) See more »

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User Reviews

This show makes me very sad
7 February 2006 | by toddrandall68See all my reviews

Every time I have seen this show it has something to do with paternity tests. Sometimes the outcomes are so heartbreaking and crushing. It never is about anything other than humiliation of the "guests." The audience shouts for more and laughs and mocks the misfortune of others. For instance, I saw a man humiliated by his wife and found out that it was possible that the baby he knows as his own may not be his. sometimes the baby is as old as 4! It is the most disgusting crap I have ever seen. I am surprised that Maury and the rest of the crew hasn't moved on to more hideous episodes such as "DNA tests on aborted fetuses," and "rapists tell all," or "lets humiliate the victim of rape" and "which family member is the molester, lie detector tests show?" This show hurts me to watch, and whether it is real or contrived, it is the most despicable, degrading, and morally reprehensible show I have seen on T.V.

Update: I think I am wrong about this creep being an alumnus of Harvard. I did see his show again today and I am convinced this show is made up. A woman came on and "told all" to her husband about cheating on him with his cousin. Well, it turned out neither was the father. Sounds like a low-rent conspiracy to me. Aren't there some racketeering laws regarding this sort of thing?


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