Celebrity Rehab With Dr. Drew Season 5 Finale Sunday, August 21st

"Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew: Season 5 Revisited" Will Take A Look At The Most Explosive Season-To-Date In A 2-Part Special Set To Premiere On September 4th & 11th

A 4-Part Special, "Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew: Seasons 1-4 Revisited" Will Premiere In the Fall

Aug 16, 2011, 13:41 ET from VH1

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As one of the most buzzed about seasons of "Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew" draws to an end Dr Drew, Bob and Shelly have a lot of trepidation about the cast as they ready themselves to leave the safe confines of the rehab facility and reenter a world full of the temptations that brought them there.  The end of in-patient treatment is just the beginning of their long roads to continued sobriety.  Season five of "Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew" winds down as the finale airs Sunday, August 21st at 9pm*.  

If you've been wondering how all of the 'celebrity rehabbers' from past seasons have been doing with their sobriety, VH1 will air "Celebrity Rehab Revisited" – five, one-hour retrospectives of the series.  "Celebrity Rehab Revisited" will serve as "where are they now" specials with Dr. Drew and his head councilor Bob Forrest looking back on all five seasons of Celebrity Rehab.  These specials will include visits with former patients to see where they are now in their fight for sobriety.  We will see some patients achieving incredible success and living fulfilling lives, and others continuing their struggle to maintain sobriety outside the safety of rehab.

First up is "Celebrity Rehab with Dr Drew Season 5 Revisited," a two-part special that will premiere on September 4 and 11 at 10pm*.  Seasons 1-4 are set to premiere in the fall starting with season 1 on Wednesday, November 30th followed by seasons 2, 3, and 4.

  • Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew Season 5 Revisited – September 4 & 11 at 10pm
  • Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew Season 1 Revisited – November 30
  • Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew Season 2 Revisited – December 7
  • Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew Season 3 Revisited – December 14
  • Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew Season 4 Revisited – December 21

Dr. Drew is the host of the nationally syndicated late night radio show Loveline as well as a respected practicing MD, board certified in internal and addiction medicine, who is staff at Huntington Hospital and assistant clinical professor of KECK USC School of Medicine.  Additionally, he is hosting a new primetime show on HLN called "Dr. Drew" and will also be hosting a daytime talk show "Dr. Drew's Lifechangers" on the CW premiering September 19th.  He is the author of the New York Times best seller The Mirror Effect: How Celebrity Narcissism is Seducing America (Harper Collins) and Cracked: Putting Broken Lives Together Again (Harper-Collins.) Dr. Drew co-authored the first academic study on celebrities and narcissism that was published in the Journal of Research in Personality (Elsevier) in September 2006, and is the first systematic, empirical scholarly study of celebrity personality.  Dr. Drew hosted VH1's "Sober House" and "Sex Rehab with Dr. Drew" and can be seen on MTV's "Teen Mom" and "16 & Pregnant."  

"Celebrity Rehab With Dr. Drew" is produced by Irwin Entertainment.  Executive producing for Irwin Entertainment are John Irwin, Damian Sullivan, Joel Rodgers and Rob Buchta.  Dr. Drew Pinsky and Howard Lapides also serve as executive producers.  Jill Holmes, Noah Pollack and Jeff Olde are executive producers for VH1.

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