Because Bull is about a professional jury consultant, a job that Dr. Phil McGraw had before he got famous, there’s been plenty of speculation that the show is based on his life. The fact that McGraw is an executive producer on the show has certainly added fuel to the fire. But the show’s star, Michael Weatherly, recently went on record as saying Bull isn’t biographical at all, and that McGraw’s input is with the science behind the show. Weatherly and McGraw have become very close over the last several years, and Weatherly talked to us about how that relationship started and blossomed. (Click on the media bar below to hear Michael Weatherly)
Bull airs Mondays at 10/9c on CBS.