Talk-show host and comedian Steve Harvey turned teary during the taping of his birthday special of his show "Steve Harvey."
During a segment of the show, Harvey got an unexpected call from an old friend.
When producers opened up a call from Rich Liss, who wished Harvey a happy 56th birthday, the host turned away from the camera, obviously touched.
"This is Rich Liss from Orlando, Fla.," Liss said. "Do you still love me baby?"
Liss and his wife, Becky, helped get Harvey on his feet back when he was a struggling comedian, Harvey explained to his audience.
"I was struggling," Harvey said. "I didn't have nothing. And these people took me in."