George Oliphant, host of NBC’s George To The Rescue and father to 3 boys, shares some special Father’s Day memories. He also offers some gift giving advice for the handyman dad.
Emmy® Award-Winning host George Oliphant is the host of NBC’s George To The Rescue, where he teams up with design and construction experts to rescue a family or community in need of home improvements. From complete design updates to brand new kitchens and community centers, George To The Rescue fixes the homes of those in need.
A spinoff of the successful Open House franchise, George To The Rescue has resonated with audiences across the country. Episodes begin with the homeowners plea for help and the exciting moment when George and his team meet them for the first time to tell them they are about to be rescued. The makeover and renovation process is energetic and dramatic as the team deals with time issues, budget, and overcoming the inevitable hiccups of home improvement projects. In the end, there is nothing better than seeing the looks on the families faces when they step into their new space for the first time, and know that a community came together to come to their rescue.
George is one of the most trusted names in home improvement and his work has been featured in the New York Post, the New York Daily News and the Chicago Daily Herald and he also has recently appeared as a contributor on The Meredith Vieira Show helping others in need by leveraging his expertise in home improvement.