The Charles Perez Show

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The Charles Perez Show
StarringCharles Perez
Country of originUnited States
Running time60 minutes (inc. adverts)
Production company(s)Tribune Entertainment
Original networkSyndicated
Original releaseDecember 19, 1994 –
January 26, 1996

The Charles Perez Show is a syndicated daytime talk show distributed by Tribune Entertainment, which ran from December 19, 1994[1] to January 26, 1996. Seeing low ratings, most likely due to the glut of syndicated talk shows which debuted during Perez's second season, Tribune chose to cancel the program in mid-season, ending with a 1.7 average.[2][3]

The show became a source of controversy in March 1995, when a segment aired which reportedly used an actress to discuss personal matters with the sister of the person she was playing.[4]


  1. ^ "Would-be priest winds up a talk show host". Sun Sentinel. August 13, 1995.
  2. ^ "2 Daytime Talk Shows Are Canceled". The New York Times. January 3, 1996.
  3. ^ "Charles Perez' Latest Talk Show To Be Drowned Out". Chicago Tribune. January 3, 1996.
  4. ^ "Couple settles with talk show over bogus guest paymemt follows lawsuit over a `Charles Perez' segment where an actress played the wife and discussed personal matters with wife's sister". Morning Call. March 5, 1996.

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