Regis Philbin: Made for TV
Tracking the life of talk-show host Regis Philbin, from his birth in New York in 1933 to his gig with Kathie Lee. Also: his stints on late-night TV replacing Steve Allen, and as Joey Bishop's sidekick. Featured are comments from David Letterman; Jack Paar; wife, Joy; and biographer Bill Zehme.
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- Premiered: February 16, 1987
- Rating: TV-PG
- Premise: A popular documentary series profiling an eclectic range of notables, with each episode focusing on one figure. Based on a half-hour syndicated program that ran from 1961-64 and in 1979, the concept was successfully revived as an hourlong show with Peter G… (more)