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Posted Monday 11/19/18 at 1:04PM EST
Kelly Ripa is getting much bigger ratings than Michael Strahan new GMA Day talk show
Source: Page Six
Good Morning America's third hour, which usually airs after Live with Kelly and Ryan, has been averaging 1.76 million viewers to Live's 2.85 million. Strahan began hosting GMA Day with Sara Haines in September, more than two years after exiting Live to join GMA.
Posted Wednesday 10/31/18 at 5:21PM EDT
Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest are developing Work Wife, an ABC comedy pilot inspired by their real-life Live friendship
Source: The Hollywood Reporter
Michael Ian Black will write and executive produce the comedy pilot that explores the dynamics surrounding "work spouses."
Posted Wednesday 10/31/18 at 5:21PM EDT
Sarah Michelle Gellar and Susan Lucci have an All My Children reunion on Live with Kelly and Ryan
Gellar, Lucci and Kelly Ripa reprised their roles from the ABC soap for a Halloween sketch this morning.
Posted Wednesday 10/24/18 at 9:03PM EDT
Live with Kelly and Ryan is sending up TV and movie "ReBOOOOts" for Halloween
On Halloween morning, "Live’s Best Halloween Show Ever: the ReBOOOOt special" will feature sendups of classic shows like The Brady Bunch, Saved by the Bell and Friends, plus hit movies like Top Gun.
Posted Wednesday 10/03/18 at 1:47PM EDT
Kelly Ripa celebrated her birthday on Live with a giant peanut butter and jelly sandwich cake
Pastry chef Michael Lechowicz presented Ripa “the world’s largest peanut butter and jelly sandwich birthday cake" for her 48th birthday on Tuesday.
Posted Friday 9/14/18 at 11:17PM EDT
Live with Kelly and Ryan's Michael Gelman breaks a Guinness World Record
Gelman now holds the title for Most Morning Talk Show Episodes Produced for a Single Talk Show after producing 7,534 Live episodes. “If you really wanted to, you could have left here and really achieved like the highest level of — you could have run a company, a network, film studio, you really could have,” Kelly Ripa told Gelman on this morning's show. “But you chose us, and we feel blessed that you have stuck by us. You’re the best. You’re the best.”
Posted Tuesday 7/10/18 at 11:58PM EDT
Armie Hammer raised eyebrows by wearing shorts on GMA and Live with Kelly and Ryan
Source: ET Canada
“Suits with shorts. That’s my new thing,” he said on Good Morning America while promoting his new film Sorry To Bother You. “If I’m gonna be troubled to put on a suit, which you have to sometimes, I want to be comfortable.”
Posted Thursday 6/28/18 at 6:48PM EDT
Kelly Ripa takes on Instagram trolls who complain she takes too many vacations
Source: Us Weekly
One Instagram commenter complained: “She’s the only anchor with the whole summer off. She doesn’t work that hard to begin with," prompting the Live co-host to respond: “I’m not an anchor, I don’t have the whole summer off, and I work extremely hard. Anything else?”
Posted Monday 6/04/18 at 9:38PM EDT
Will Stephen Colbert ask Bill Clinton about Monica Lewinsky and the #MeToo movement?
The former president, in promoting his The President is Missing novel he co-authored with James Patterson, has already made headlines when asked about his 1998 scandal by CBS Sunday Morning and NBC's Today. As Buzzfeed points out, there will likely be more #MeToo questions. Clinton is scheduled to appear on Colbert's Late Show on Tuesday, where the question about Lewinsky and the #MeToo movement might be broached. (Colbert hasn't been afraid to discuss sexual misconduct with past guests Ben Affleck and James Franco.) Clinton is also set to visit Live with Kelly and Ryan on Friday and The Daily Show with Trevor Noah on a date yet to be announced.
# TOPICS: Bill Clinton, CBS, CBS Sunday Morning, The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Live with Kelly and Ryan, Today Show, James Patterson, Monica Lewinsky, Stephen Colbert, Late Night
Posted Friday 5/25/18 at 7:45PM EDT
Alec Baldwin says SNL should get somebody else to do Trump full-time
Source: The Daily Beast
During an appearance on Live with Kelly and Ryan this morning, Baldwin had a "no comment" response to speculation that SNL's Sopranos-themed season finale cold open could be the last we see of his President Trump. But when the Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest pressed him, Baldwin seemed to hint he might be done with the character, according to The Daily Beast. “It does crash every weekend you have with your kids,” Baldwin said. “I enjoy doing it, but what’s going to happen in the future? I don't know where I’m going to working, where I’m going to be.” He said The Sopranos series finale ending "could be" foreshadowing, “but who knows what’s going to happen, if I do it again or don’t do it again.” But then he added in a telling statement: “They should get somebody who can do it all the time.”
Posted Thursday 3/29/18 at 8:36PM EDT
Michael Strahan has no regrets over his Live exit two years ago
Source: E! Online
"There's nothing I would have done differently," he said two years after his exit for GMA. "I handled it as professional as you can handle it and I have been a professional from day one there to the last day I left… I had the opportunity to do something that most people don't—I get a chance to evolve; to do different, creative things."
Posted Friday 3/16/18 at 10:02PM EDT
Kelly Ripa admits she loves to "troll a troll"
Source: E! Online
Lately, the Live star has been responding to Instagram trolls, including somebody who called her head too "big for her body." Why? Because "I love a clapback," she told Jerry O'Connell on The Wendy Williams Show. "I love a troll but I love to troll a troll. Like, if you're gonna troll me, then I'm gonna troll back. And that, we can all agree, that is the way God intended."
Posted Thursday 3/01/18 at 1:32PM EST
Kelly Ripa goes public with her support for Ryan Seacrest: "You are a privilege to work with"
Live with Kelly and Ryan vaguely addressed Seacrest's sexual harassment scandal this morning when Ripa voiced support for her co-host. “I just want to let you know that you are a privilege to work with, and I adore you," she said. "And I am speaking on behalf of all of us here...I know what an easy, great, professional person you are, and I feel very, very lucky to work with you each and every day. We all do.” Seacrest thanked her, hugged her and said, “You are happiness." ALSO: Accuser's lawyer fires back after Seacrest's longtime makeup artist disputed sexual harassment allegations.
Posted Wednesday 2/28/18 at 5:47PM EST
Report: Kelly Ripa "is fully supportive and 110 percent behind" Ryan Seacrest
Despite an "awkward moment" this morning between Ripa and her Live co-host, People magazine reports that she fully supports Seacrest following a former co-worker's allegations of sexual harassment and abuse. People further reports that "spokespeople for both American Idol and iHeartMedia are also in full support." Seacrest's girlfriend, Shayna Taylor, also expressed her support via an Instagram post this morning. "You are the most respectful, well mannered, civil, gracious, loving, kind human being," she wrote. "I have known you for 6 years and every day you impress me with your kindness. Not only to me or your friends and family, but most importantly in your work environment. You have worked SO hard to be where you are and you deserve it." ALSO: E!'s investigation of Seacrest included the male former co-worker who spoke anonymously to Today about witnessing alleged misconduct.
Posted Wednesday 2/28/18 at 2:03PM EST
NBC News spoke to a former Ryan Seacrest E! co-worker who anonymously corroborated sexual harassment allegations
Source: NBC News
"She would go to tie his shoe and Ryan would shove her head toward his crotch," the former co-worker said on the Today show, which used to employ Seacrest. "I saw that more than once," he added. NBC News says it is "withholding the man's name because he still works in Hollywood and fears retaliation." NBC and E! are corporate siblings. ALSO: Did Kelly Ripa shade Seacrest this morning on Live?