Seigfried of Seigfried & Roy on Larry King Live…

Here is an excerpt of the transcript of the exclusive chat between Larry and Seigfried… on Larry King Live

CNN LARRY KING LIVE – Interview With Siegfried Fischbacher

Aired October 8, 2003 – 21:00 ET

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LARRY KING, CNN HOST: Tonight, exclusive. Siegfried of Siegfried & Roy speaks out for the first time since his longtime partner, Roy Horn, was attacked on stage by one of his white tigers. As Roy fights for his life, Siegfried gets us up to date. The latest on his condition. And what about the future? What does it hold for these Las Vegas legends? Master illusionist Siegfried Fischbacher and Siegfried & Roy’s longtime manager, Bernie Yuman for the hour. Exclusive!
Next on LARRY KING LIVE.

Good evening.

Last time, Siegfried and Roy were on this show together was back in 1999. Siegfried and Roy had come on about their IMAX film, “Siegfried and Roy and the Magic Box.” It was an extraordinary film, by the way. Circumstances were a lot better then than they are now.

We welcome Siegfried and his longtime manager — 28-year manager, Bernie Yuman.

What’s the latest, Siegfried, on Roy’s condition?

SIEGFRIED FISCHBACHER, ENTERTAINER: Well, I just left Roy two hours ago. He responded excellent. The doctors say it’s magic what’s happening. And I’m very grateful. It’s only four days ago. And we’re communicating, of course…

KING: You say responded. How?

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