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Regis Philbin, an artist who has entertained with his wit and unlimited talent, is back on stage. You would not like to miss the opportunity to watch your favorite star live on stage. Get Regis Philbin tickets as soon as possible and watch him live in front of you.
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Regis Philbin has given so many years to the television industry but hosting shows is known to be milestone of his career. People love watching him on television as he is not just the host but an entertainer as well. It is said that Who Wants to be a Millionaire was popular not just because of the show's format but also due to having Regis Philbin as a host.
Born in New York City, he attended a grammar school at Bronx and later went to Cardinal Hayes High School for graduation. After getting a university degree in Sociology, he worked as a supply officer at American's Navy. Regis Philbin started his initial career with The Tonight Show in early 1950s. His first talk show was broadcasted at KOGO-TV now called KGTV with the name The Regis Philbin Show. He earned his first national exposure through The Joey Bishop Show in late 1960s.
He has also given many guest appearances in various talk-shows, game shows, sitcoms and dramas. He made many television appearances for Dick Clark's CNN where he filled in for Clark who was at that time getting recovered from a heart stroke. He was also filling in the space for Clark on the New Year Eve special shows hosted by him, even though they had Carroll and Copper.
Regis Philbin has also been the winner of many awards and honors. Some of these awards include TV Guide Personality Award of the Year in Feb 2001, Walter Camp Distinguished American Award in 2003, Feb Hollywood Walk of Fame in April 2003, Guinness World Record for spending most hours in front of camera in August 2004, National Association Broadcasters Hall of Fame in 2006, Daytime Emmy Awards and Golden Mike's Broadcast Legend Award. Recently, he got an award in New York for his tremendous contribution to the television in 2011.
Besides television industry, he has major contributions to film and music industry. Some of his famous films are Sextette, Night and the City, Torrance Rises, Little Nicky, People I know, Cheaper by the Dozen, The Great Buck Howard, Shrek the Third, New York Street Games, Shrek Forever after and Jack and Jill.
Regis Philbin has that rare talent to know what the audience wants and how to entertain them. His shows have always enjoyed huge following just because of his chatter and friendly way of talking. If you want to see this gem of an artist live, make sure you get Regis Philbin tickets on time. It's going to be a great experience indeed!