How Real is Daytime TV?

By Chris Ariens 


Mix two parts conflict resolution and one part chair-throwing and you have “The Steve Wilkos Show.”

Steve Wilkos, a former security guard for “The Jerry Springer Show,” has seen his share of baby mama drama and thrown his share of chairs. MediabistroTV wanted to learn more about what goes in to producing a show like Wilkos. And while viewers may see it as trash TV, we found many of the show’s guest see Wilkos as their only hope.