While Regis Bows Out, Kelly Signs on For More

A long tradition of “Live! with Regis and Kathie Lee” smoothly transitioned to “Live! with Regis and Kelly” over a decade ago. Now, with the departure of longtime co-host Regis Philbin on Fri., Nov. 18., Disney-ABC Domestic Television has made sure that at least Kelly will stick around a while longer. The studio has locked […]

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Regis Philbin on What Forced Him to Leave ‘Live’

As the countdown to the end of the Regis Era on “Live” closes in, more details about why the talk-show veteran is leaving the show after 28 years are coming out … from Philbin himself. Philbin admitted that “contractual issues” forced him out, and that was what was behind his on-air announcement in January in […]

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Regis Philbin Reveals His Dream Guest

A procession of stars have marched in and out of the guest chair during Regis Philbin’s nearly three-decade career as morning show host, but there’s still the one that got away. As Regis’ final episode of “Live with Regis and Kelly” draws near, the veteran talk-show host has revealed who his dream guest would be. […]

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Regis Philbin Getting a Reality Show?

“It just feels like it’s time.” ~ so says Regis Philbin, who really is quitting “Live with Regis and Kelly” this fall after 28 years. His last episode will be November 18, as he announced Tuesday. Philbin, 80, has no second thoughts about leaving “Live.” “No,” he says in a feature story with USA Today. […]

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