Turns out however, Philbin has been back to the “Live” show since leaving.
“It was wonderful to have Regis on the show for our 2015 Halloween special,” Dave Davis, President and General Manager of WABC, the channel which produces the show, wrote in an email.
He clarified further: “He’s also been invited back several times as a guest, and in fact was confirmed for a date, but was not able to make it at the time.”
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Here is a video of Ripa and Philbin’s reunion on the show in 2015:
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