Regis Philbin

Regis Philbin
1931 - 2020

Regis Philbin  American Talk Show Host


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Regis Philbin was previously married to Joy Philbin (1970 - 2020) and Catherine Faylan (1955 - 1968).


American Talk Show Host Regis Philbin passed away on 24th Jul 2020 Greenwich, Connecticut, USA aged 88. Born Regis Francis Xavier Philbin on 25th August, 1931 in The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA and educated at Cardinal Hayes High School, The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA, Regis Philbin is most remembered for Host of Who Wants To Be A Millionaire in a career that spanned 1955–2020. His zodiac sign is Virgo.

Regis Philbin is a member of the following lists: American film actors, American television actors and American male singers.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 50 years, 6 months 31 years, 9 months 13 years
Total2 50 years, 6 months 31 years, 9 months 13 years


First Name Regis
Middle Name Francis Xavier
Last Name Philbin
Full Name at Birth Regis Francis Xavier Philbin
Alternative Name Reg, Money Man, Believe***, Reege, Big Daddy, Big Man, Number One
Age 88 (age at death) years
Birthday 25th August, 1931
Birthplace The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA
Died 24th July, 2020
Place of Death Greenwich, Connecticut, USA
Cause of Death Heart Attack Due To Coronary Artery Disease
Buried Cedar Grove Cemetery, Notre Dame, Indiana, USA
Height 5' 7" (170 cm)
Weight 150lbs (68 kg)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Distinctive Feature Irreverent ad-libs, Distinct Bronx accent
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Our Lady of Solace Grammar School, Cardinal Hayes High School, The Bronx, New York City, New York, USA
University BA, Notre Dame University
Occupation Text TV presenter, talk show host, game show host, actor, singer, author
Occupation Talk Show Host
Claim to Fame Host of Who Wants To Be A Millionaire
Year(s) Active 1961–present, 1955–2020
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) William Morris Agency NY, Talent and Literary Agency, New York City, New York, USA
Brand Endorsement Earthgrain Bagels, Washington Mutual, Aspercreme, Take Control Margarine, 7-Up Plus, Osteo Bi-Flex Joint Care Dietary Supplements, Welch’s Grape Juice, Pepsi Max
Favorite People Mickey Rooney, Dean Martin, Perry Como, Frank Sinatra

Regis Francis Xavier Philbin (; August 25, 1931 – July 24, 2020) was an American television presenter, talk show host, game show host, and actor. Once called "the hardest working man in show business", he holds the Guinness World Record for the most hours on U.S. television.

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Regis Philbin88 VirgoTalk Show Host
Joy Philbin80 AquariusTV Personality
Catherine Faylan-


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
AmyFemaleCatherine Faylan
DanielMaleCatherine Faylan
JoannaFemaleJoy Philbin
Jennifer JoyFemaleJoy Philbin


Single Parents2018Regis PhilbinTV Show
Fresh Off the Boat2015Regis PhilbinTV Show
The Odd Couple2015WalterTV Show
Donny!2015Regis PhilbinTV Show
Jack and Jill2011Regis PhilbinMovie
New Girl2011Regis PhilbinTV Show
Shrek Forever After2010Mabel (voice)Movie
Hot in Cleveland2010PierreTV Show
I'm Still Here2010Regis Philbin (uncredited)Movie
Uncle Grandpa2010Easter BunnyTV Show
The Great Buck Howard2008Regis PhilbinMovie
Shrek the Third2007Mabel (voice)Movie
Damages2007Regis PhilbinTV Show
The Knights of Prosperity2007Regis PhilbinTV Show
30 Rock2006Regis PhilbinTV Show
Brothers & Sisters2006Regis PhilbinTV Show
Ugly Betty2006Regis PhilbinTV Show
Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous2005Regis PhilbinMovie
How I Met Your Mother2005Regis PhilbinTV Show
Hope & Faith2003Hal Halverson, Handsome Hal HalversonTV Show
Lilo & Stitch: The Series2003Regis PhilbinTV Show
Pinocchio2002Ringmaster (English version, voice)Movie
Less Than Perfect2002Xin Xao PiTV Show
Little Nicky2000Regis PhilbinMovie
Dudley Do-Right1999Regis PhilbinMovie
Family Guy1999Regis PhilbinTV Show
Becker1998Homeless ManTV Show
Hercules1998TyphonTV Show
LateLine1998Regis PhibinTV Show
Style & Substance1998Regis PhilbinTV Show
The Famous Jett Jackson1998Regis PhilbinTV Show
Mother Goose: A Rappin' and Rhymin' Special1997Jack (voice)TV Movie
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids: The TV Show1997Regis PhilbinTV Show
Soul Man1997Regis PhilbinTV Show
Life's Work1996District Attorney Glen BradleyTV Show
Second Noah1996Regis PhilbinTV Show
Spin City1996Rags the Dog, Regis PhilbinTV Show
Open Season1995Regis PhilbinMovie
Caroline in the City1995Regis PhilbinTV Show
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child1995JackTV Show
Hope & Gloria1995Regis PhilbinTV Show
Women of the House1995Regis PhilbinTV Show
The Cosby Mysteries1994Regis PhilbinTV Show
Perry Mason: The Case of the Telltale Talk Show Host1993Winslow KeeneTV Movie
Diagnosis Murder1993Darrin TateTV Show
Kung Fu: The Legend Continues1993Regis PhilbinTV Show
Late Show with David Letterman1993'Late Show Bear' Caretaker, New York Body Disposer, ShrekTV Show
Night and the City1992Regis PhilbinMovie
Mad About You1992Regis PhilbinTV Show
The Larry Sanders Show1992Regis PhilbinTV Show
The Emperor's New Clothes1991Emperor (voice)TV Movie
Funny About Love1990Regis PhilbinMovie
Seinfeld1989Miss America Pageant Announcer, Regis PhilbinTV Show
The Simpsons1989Regis PhilbinTV Show
Malibu Express1985Regis PhilbinMovie
California Girls1985Regis PhilbinTV Movie
The Man Who Loved Women1983Regis PhilbinMovie
Star of the Family1982TV HostTV Show
Number 961980Regis PhilbinTV Show
For the Love of It1980Paint Store ManagerTV Movie
Mirror, Mirror1979TV HostTV Movie
Sextette1978Regis PhilbinMovie
The Bad News Bears Go to Japan1978Harry HahnMovie
SST: Death Flight1977Harry CarterTV Movie
CHiPs1977NewscasterTV Show
Fantasy Island1977Cotton Club Radio Announcer, Craig SamuelsTV Show
Lucan1977TouristTV Show
The San Pedro Beach Bums1977EmceeTV Show
Mad Bull1977Raymond TowneTV Movie
Ryan's Hope1975Malachy MaloneTV Show
Saturday Night Live1975Contestant #1TV Show
People's Lawyer, The1975Regis PhilbinTV Movie
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex * But Were Afraid to Ask1972Regis PhilbinMovie
The Jimmy Stewart Show1971Johnny CrownTV Show
New Love, American Style1970Co-StarTV Show
The Silent Force1970Disc JockeyTV Show
Love, American Style1969TV Show
Cowboy in Africa1967Bernie LevineTV Show
The Danny Thomas Hour1967CustomerTV Show
That Girl1966Producer Ron RouserTV Show
Get Smart1965ManTV Show
The Big Valley1965ReporterTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (8)

ViAug 20, 2009

Reg Money Man BELIEVE*** WTF is all that about?

Ruby_aka_Baby_TinksMar 31, 2009

COOL! Posted by Ruby aka Baby Tinks! BELIEVE***

Ruby_aka_Baby_TinksMar 6, 2009


Ruby_aka_Baby_TinksMar 5, 2009


Ruby_aka_Baby_TinksMar 5, 2009

OMG! I love you Regis! I first saw you in Who Wants To Be A Millionaire! and I thought you were FUNNY and thoughtful! I want to be in Millionaire one day and become the 1st Female Millionaire Winner! I know I`ll do a great jod if the show still exists-I REALLY hope it does! And I hope you host it because without you hosting Millionaire then I can`t win and I was gonna buy you a whole pack of Different ties! And have I told you that you are stylish? Because you are with your different outfits and ties! i`m just 13 and I watch your show every day even if it repeats-HA! So hope you are still out there,have fun with your life,and YES Regis FINAL ANSWER! And one more thing-BELIEVE***

Pat FascianaSep 8, 2008

Saw you at the AARP convention last week. It was great to see you in person. Your talk was hysterical. Laughed so hard. You are truly one special guy! Love you

Patrick Joseph CroninAug 11, 2008

My name is Patrick I`m 22 and yes I am a fan of yours and yes that is my final answer! Good luck with Million Dollar Password

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