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Regis Philbin

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Regis Philbin

Born: August 25, 1931

Age: 85

Place of Birth: The Bronx, New York City, New York

Height: 5′ 7″

Industry: Actor

Net Worth: $150 million

Regis Philbin has one of the most recognizable names and faces in television. The actor and television host, most well known for his part in the daytime show Live! With Regis and Kathie Lee. Philbin co-hosted the show with the venerable Kathie Lee for 12 years (1988-2000). When Kathie Lee retired from the show, Regis began co-hosting with Kelly Ripa. This partnership lasted until 2011, when Regis officially retired from the program after nearly 30 years on the air. Prior to his Live! fame, Regis was a talk show host for several other program. Both his voice and his presence helped him land several game show hosting roles as well. Philbin’s well-known voice has resulted in a handful of voice acting and regular acting roles in a some very well-received movies. This includes The Emporer’s New Clothes and Little Miss Sunshine. The actor and television personality is one of the most awarded and highly decorated personalities in show business. He has even been referred to as “the hardest working man in show business”, as evidenced by his Guiness World Record for having the most number of hours in front of a television camera.

Sources

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Regis_Philbin

http://www.celebritynetworth.com/richest-celebrities/regis-philbin-net-worth/

 

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