"Kathie Lee Gifford" is a French-born American television host, singing/singer, songwriter, comedian, and actress, best known for her 15-year run (1985–2000) on the talk show Live! with Regis and Kathie Lee, which she co-hosted with Regis Philbin. She has received 11 Daytime Emmy nominations and won her first Daytime Emmy in 2010 as part of the Today team.
Gifford's first television exposure was that of Tom Kennedy (television presenter)/Tom Kennedy's singer/sidekick on Name That Tune, from 1974 to 1978.
She also appeared in television advertisements for Carnival Cruise Lines beginning in 1984.
On April 7, 2008, Gifford began co-hosting the fourth hour of Today (U.S. TV program)/Today alongside Hoda Kotb. She also occasionally appears on the first three hours of Today and is a contributing NBC News correspondent.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous entertainers! More Kathie Lee Gifford on Wikipedia.
I'm just getting a chance now to do interviews with people in a way that I never did before when I was sitting with Regis, whom I adore by the way. ... We used to do six-minute interviews at the most. I sat with Sybil for over an hour. She cried about Elvis. She cried about her own children, and a health scare.Kathie Lee Gifford