As many as 40 million Americans are regular visitors to adult websites, helping to make Internet adult entertainment a multi-billion dollar business. Now, amateur adult video is emerging as a viable money-making venture for both singles and couples from the comfort of their own homes, and in the premiere of the cable series, Our America with Lisa Ling
, journalist Lisa Ling goes inside this secret world. She joins Dr. Phil to disclose her findings. Then, Dr. Phil speaks to a couple starring in amateur adult videos to make ends meet, a daughter who says her father's pornography career severed their relationship — and a woman who says that her husband's obsession over Internet adult entertainment is driving their marriage to the brink of collapse.
Warning: this episode contains strong sexual content. Viewer discretion is advised.
Behind Closed Doors
The new season of Our America with Lisa Ling
premieres October 16 on OWN. In the season premiere, Lisa delves deep into the world of amateur adult video. Meet Tyler, 24, and Berkley, 21, a young married couple with a 2-year-old daughter, who say they’re proud of their XXX-rated career choice. But are there long-term ramifications they're not considering? “You’re right, it is a click away.”
A Daughter Betrayed
Kayla says she was destroyed when she discovered her father not only produced pornography, but starred in it too. What does Kayla think of her father now?“I feel betrayed by my father.”
Ashton and Kailey had just started dating when he disclosed his attraction to Internet pornography. Despite trying to stay away, he says adult videos are an out-of-control addiction that threatens to destroy his marriage. Can Dr. Phil help save their union?"When the urge for pornography comes up, it’s like nothing in the world matters."