June 12, 2014 at 8:21 am

TV personality Regis Philbin to speak in Michigan

Benton Harbor — Longtime television personality Regis Philbin is scheduled to speak before members of the Economic Club of Southwestern Michigan.

Philbin’s speech Thursday is in Benton Harbor, not far from his beloved Notre Dame.

Philbin is known for his many years as a TV host. He appeared on “Live with Regis and Kathie Lee,” then “Live with Regis and Kelly,” as well as “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire” and “America’s Got Talent.”

These days, he’s the host of “Crowd Goes Wild” on Fox Sports 1.

According to the Economic Club, Philbin is to bring “humor and reflections of the famous people he has met” during his career.

The event is being held at Lake Michigan College.