The Joey Bishop Show (1968)

Aired: October 10, 1968 on ABC.

Logo of Joey Bishop Show

This late night show was hosted by comedian and entertainer Joey Bishop. Regis Philbin was his co-host. The talk show was meant to challenge Johnny Carson's popluar Tonight Show over at NBC. (The Joey Bishop Show ran for two years).

Bishop and Philbin went remote for the show which aired on October 10th. They had taped Funny Girl's premiere the night before at the Egyptian Theater, interviewing all of the celebrities attending.

Bishop and Philbin interviewed Barbra Streisand, Omar Sharif, and producer Ray Stark as they entered the theater.

Bishop interviews Streisand


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