Regis Philbin says he's finally ready to give up his talk show gig ... after 28 years on the morning shift.
79-year-old Philbin made the announcement this morning on "Live with Regis and Kelly."
Regis said he'll tape his last show towards the end of the summer -- but he didn't give a specific date.
During his announcement, Regis joked, "There is a time that everything must come to an end for certain people on camera, especially certain old people."
Regis Philbin -- I'm Retiring from the Talk Show
1/18/2011 11:14 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
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