After 28 years, Regis Philbin bids adieu to “Live! With Regis and Kelly” this Friday.
Philbin has enjoyed a legendary television career — from early on as Joey Bishop’s sidekick on “The Joey Bishop Show” to helming “The Regis Philbin Show” in late night, to hosting the game show “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire,” and of course, “Live with Regis and Kathy Lee,” and its latest incarnation, “Live! With Regis and Kelly.” He’s the most filmed television personality of all time, with nearly 17,000 hours to his name.
Whether it’s hearing his take on the news of the day, the banter with co-hosts, or the endearing personal moments he shares, audiences have fallen in love with Philbin.
As he counts down his final days, “Good Morning America” asked you to vote for your favorite Regis moment. Take a trip down memory lane with the top 6 clips that capture Regis at his best, as voted by you.
1. Regis Gets Hung Up On 27%
2. Regis’ Flu Shot 22%
3. Regis Travels With Gelman 18%
4. Regis Has a Splinter 15%
5. Regis’ Custard Pie Fight 11%
6. Regis’ Hip X-Ray 6%