Tom and his son, Billy, both admit that they have an estranged relationship. Tom says Billy is entitled, doesn’t work hard and expects him and his wife to pay for everything.
He says, right now, “Billy’s just a failure in life.”TELL DR. PHIL YOUR STORY: At odds with a family member?
Billy says he’s working on a rap career and studies the craft every day, and his dad just doesn’t understand how long it takes to be successful in the music industry.
Father and son admit their differences have led to physical fights. WATCH: Father Apologizes To His Estranged Son
“When me and my dad fight, I can get so angry, I don’t even remember what’s happening,” the 20-year-old says.
In the video above, Tom describes two physical altercations he says he has had with his son, one in which he punched Billy in the face. And, hear Dr. Phil question the father about his behavior.
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