Regis Francis Xavier Philbin is an American media personality, actor and singer of Irish descent, known for hosting talk and game shows since the 1960s. Sometimes called "the hardest working man in show business", he holds the Guinness World Record for the most time spent in front of a television camera. His trademarks include his excited manner, his New York Bronx accent, his wit, and irreverent ad-libs. He is most widely known for Live! with Regis and Kelly, Who Wants to Be a Millionaire, Million Dollar Password, and for hosting the first season of America's Got Talent. The Daytime Show on Disney-ABC Domestic Television is coming soon to The Regis Philbin Show on Fall 2014.
Philbin's final episode of Live! with Regis and Kelly aired on November 18, 2011.