Quick Facts of
- First NameRegis Philbin
Regis Philbin is a popular TV presenter, actor, and singer best known for presenting the TV America’s Got Talent since 2006. Additionally, he is also famous as a host for shows like Live! with Regis and Kelly, Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?, Million Dollar Password, and others.
No doubt, the famous media personality has a net worth in millions. Let’s know the details regarding his assets, salary, donations, and many more.
How Rich Is Regis Philbin?
American media personality Regis Philbin is estimated at $150 million as of 2019. The primary source of his earnings is his films and TV career.
He earns a salary of $20 million per year. In 2006, he earned $21 million from the show Live with Regis and Kathie Lee. Besides that, Regis is also a singer and collects some deserving dollars from his singing career.
What Are His Income Sources?
88-year-old star Regis is famous for hosting a various talk and game shows since the 1960s. She is best known as a host of the various TV reality shows like Tonight Show, The Joey Bishop Show, Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?, and Million Dollar Password.
The versatile personality Philbin has worked and given voice in various films. In 1978, he appeared in the movie The Bad News Bears Go to Japan alongside Tony Curtis and Jackie Earle Haley.
Additionally, the actor also provided his voice to the character Mabel the Ugly Stepsister in an animated movie Shrek the Third and Shrek Forever After which starred celebrities like Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Cameron Diaz, Julie Andrews, and others.
The media personality Regis Philbin is also a TV presenter. He is presenting Simon Cowell-created reality TV show America’s Got Talent alongside Jerry Springer, Nick Cannon, Tyra Banks, and Terry Crews since 2006.
What Are Regis Philbin’s Biggest Achievements?
American multi-talented star is equally rich when it comes to fame and fortune. In 2006, Regis became the winner of the game show Jeopardy!.
Similarly, the same year the star hosts the television show Live with Regis and Kathie Lee and earned a salary of $21 million.
The next year, in 2007, he was the winner of the celebrity edition of the game show, Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?
Did You Know: Regis donated $500,000 after winning the game show Jeopardy! and also donated $175,000 after Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader? To Cardinal Haynes High School.
Listed Greenwich, CT House At A Huge Loss
5 feet 7 inches tall TV talk show host Regis Francis and his wife Joy Philbin owns a lavish mansion in Greenwich. The couple purchased the villa a decade ago, sits on 2.59 acre, 13,661 square-foot and boasts six bedrooms, a swimming pool, a tennis court, and a motor court.
Similarly, the residence also features nine full bathrooms, five other bedrooms, a master suite, seven fireplaces, a gym, a wine cellar, a pub, and a billiard room.
Along with the mutual decision, the couple kept the home in the market price for $4.6 million bearing a 36% loss.