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'Live! with Kelly & Ryan' to Honor Regis Philbin with Updated 'Regis Farewell Celebration Special'

'Live! with Kelly & Ryan' to Honor Regis Philbin with Updated 'Regis Farewell Celebration Special'

Live! with Kelly and Ryan is celebrating Regis Philbin‘s life.

The morning talk show has announced that they will be airing an updated presentation of the Regis Farewell Celebration Special on Friday, July 31.

The farewell special which aired on November 18, 2011, celebrated Regis‘ nearly three decades on Live! and featured favorite guests, musical tributes and Regis‘ reflections on his years with the iconic morning program.

Also, throughout this week, Live! is sharing additional memories and favorite moments on the show’s social and digital platforms.

Regis passed away on Friday, July 24 at the age of 88.

Regis first premiered Live! with Regis and Kathie Lee in 1988 with Kathie Lee Gifford. Kelly Ripa then took over for Kathie Lee in 2001. Regis left the show in 2011 and was replaced by Michael Strahan for nearly four years. Ryan Seacrest then joined the show in 2017.

You can read Kelly and Ryan‘s tribute to Regis here.

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