Regis Philbin Announces He’s Leaving “Live!”
In a sincere moment on “Live With Regis and Kelly, 79 year old Regis Philbin announced that he’s leaving the daytime talk show.
“Well I’ve got one of those announcements to make today…” Regis began. “This will be my last year on the show.” There seemed to be a sense of relief from the audience, as it was realized that Philbin was not announcing a medical condition.
“There is a time when everything must come to an end for certain people on camera, certain ‘old’ people,” Regis quipped.