â€œLive with Regis and Kellyâ€ aired their annual Halloween episode on Friday, with the theme Reality Bites, highlighting famous moments of reality television.
Regis Philbin and Kelly Ripa first came out dressed as Jon and Kate Gosselin from the reality show â€œJon and Kate Plus Eight,”Â while executive producer Michael Gelman dressed up as “Balloon Boy” from a recent news story.Â Other costumes and segments included Regis as Jeff Probst from â€œSurvivor,â€ Kelly on â€œThe Real Housewives of New Jerseyâ€ and “The Rachel Zoe Project,”Â and the hosts recreating a famous scene from â€œThe Bachelorâ€ as Melissa Rycroft and Jason Mesnick.
Guests on the showÂ included Donald Trump, who spoke about the upcoming season of â€œThe Celebrity Apprentice” and its cast, includingÂ rocker and reality star Bret Michaels, whom Gelman cameÂ out dressed as.Â And Carrie Ann Inaba from â€œDancing with the Stars,â€ who sat alongside Regis and Kelly who were in costume as her fellow TV judges, Bruno Tonioli and Len Goodman.
Actor Mario Lopez made an appearance in a segment about â€œThe Biggest Loserâ€ with Regis and Kelly as trainers Bob Harper and Jillian Michaels.
Another highlight of the show was Kelly performing the â€œThrillerâ€ dance.
To watch clips from this year’s Halloween show and shows of Halloween past, click here.
Did you watch the Halloween episode? If so, what was your favorite costume?