REPORT: Regis Philbin Quit Over Pay
By Daniel Gates | 11:44 am, January 22nd, 2011
Regis Philbin reportedly quit his daytime talk show over money.
Executives are said to have informed Philbin’s that they expected him to take a pay cut with his new contract, leading Philbin to fire his agent and exit “Live with Regis and Kelly,” according to TMZ.
Disney-ABC Television Group has not yet named his replacement.
This week, Philbin fired Jim Griffin, his agent of 25 years.
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