'Fantasy Island' Flashback: Regis and 'Housewife'!
By David Weiner
Da plane! Da plane! The second season of the beloved late '70s/early '80s series Fantasy Island is cruising to DVD on May 8, and we have an exclusive clip of a young Regis Philbin performing a magic trick -- featuring future Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Kyle Richards!
What's in the box?! What's in the box?! Watch as Regis attempts to amaze an easily impressed group of kids with his magic act, only to then magically transport innocent tyke Kyle from the audience to his magic red box. How did he do it? Come on, it's Fantasy Island!
Featuring all 25 memorable episodes, Fantasy Island: The Complete Second Season finds favorite wish-fulfilling resort director Mr. Roarke (Ricardo Montalban) and his energetic sidekick Tattoo (Herve Villechaize) granting fantasies to such late '70s celebrities as Scott Baio, Danny Bonaduce, Sonny Bono, Annette Funicello, Eva Gabor, Peter Graves, Florence Henderson, Don Knotts, Maureen McCormick, Rue McClanahan, Roddy McDowell, Leslie Nielsen, Abe Vigoda, a young Michelle Pfeiffer and many more…