July 16, 1949
|Spouse(s)||Steve Garvey (October 27, 1971-1983)|
Cyndy Garvey replaced Sarah Purcell as Regis Philbin's co-host of the local news/talk show A.M. Los Angeles on KABC-TV from 1978 to 1981. She is perhaps best known as a co-host, with Bryant Gumbel, of the novelty sports series Games People Play (1980). From 1983 to 1984, she was Regis Philbin's co-host on The Morning Show, on WABC-TV in New York City, which show later became the nationally syndicated Live! with Kelly and Michael. She participated for two weeks as a celebrity guest on The $25,000 Pyramid in the 80s.
She married Steve Garvey on October 27, 1971; they divorced in 1983. The couple had two daughters.
Sources and notes
- "Suit accuses LAPD officer of selling celebrity data", USA Today, April 9, 2003
- Cyndy Garvey at the Internet Movie Database