Keeping his legacy alive. Regis Philbin’s family spoke out to thank fans for their support after the beloved host’s death.
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“Regis’s family is overwhelmed by the outpouring of love we’ve received,” a Philbin family spokesperson said in a statement to Us Weekly on Monday, July 27. “If you’d like to honor Regis’s memory, we kindly ask that you make a donation to http://foodbanknyc.org/, to help people in need in his beloved New York, especially his home borough of The Bronx. Thank you.”
Us Weekly confirmed on Saturday, July 25, that Philbin died of natural causes at the age of 88. It wasn’t long before tributes to the Emmy winner flooded social media. Philbin’s former Live cohosts, Kathie Lee Gifford and...