Aug. 16th, 1953
Kathie Lee Gifford's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2003 - The Corporation
1999 - Dudley Do-Right
1996 - The First Wives Club
Guest TV Roles
Kathie Lee Gifford
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Kathie Lee Gifford is an actress, known for Today, Kathie Lee's Rock n' Tots Cafe: A Christmas 'Giff' and Kathie Lee Gifford... Looking for Christmas.
- Measurements: 35C/D-24 1/2-35 (Source: Celebrity Sleuth magazine)
- Dropped out of Oral Roberts University during her junior year with no plans to finish.
- Her brother is Rev. David Paul Epstein, pastor of Calvary Baptist Church in Manhattan (catty-corner from Carnegie Hall).
- Has homes in Greenwich, CT; Key Largo, FL; Nantucket, MA; and a ski condo in Colorado.
- Mrs. Gifford's father, Aaron Leon Epstein, died on November 19, 2002. He had been terminally ill for the past few years, and his illness was one of the reasons Mrs. Gifford decided to leave _"Live with Regis and Kathie Lee" (1989)_ (qv) in 2000, after more than a decade as host.
- Was a high school cheerleader.
- Tried out for the part of Tiffany Welles on _"Charlie's Angels" (1976)_ (qv) and was told she wasn't pretty enough. 'Shelley Hack' (qv) got the part and was later replaced because she wasn't a good enough actress.
- Named her dog, Regis, after her famous former co-star, 'Regis Philbin' (qv).
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