Kathie Lee Gifford and Tom Selleck Recreate Their On-Camera Kiss 20 Years Later — Watch the Steamy Moment!

Never a dull moment. Kathie Lee Gifford and Tom Selleck recreated their on-camera kiss 20 years later during a segment on the Today show on Wednesday, March 29.

Selleck, 72, explained that their spur-of-the-moment makeout on Live! With Regis and Kathie Lee decades ago came after Regis Philbin tried to convince Selleck to kiss him while they were talking about the award-winning actor’s on-screen smooch with Kevin Kline in the 1997 flick In & Out.

“I’d done this movie I’m very proud of, In & Out” Selleck recalled on the Today show on Wednesday. “And Regis got into me kissing Kevin Kline.”

Kathie Lee Gifford and Tom Selleck
Kathie Lee Gifford and Tom Selleck

Selleck explained that “Regis wouldn’t quit” while attempting to coax him into a kiss and that Gifford, now 63, “saved him” by planting a big fat kiss on his lips (and mustache!) instead.

Kathie Lee Gifford and Tom Selleck
Kathie Lee Gifford and Tom Selleck

“You planted one on me which was kind of you saying to the audience, ‘He only went there as a tourist,'” Selleck added. “And that shut Regis up, which is, as you know, almost impossible. Remember, I sent you flowers?”

The actor, ever the gentleman, sent Gifford a huge bouquet of red roses as a thank you.

“It was good, let’s do it again,” Gifford exclaimed on Wednesday. “Happy anniversary!”

Watch the cute moment above.

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