The New Host For LIVE WITH KELLY is….Michael Strahan! Congratulations!

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Coming this fall, Live! With Kelly & Michael. The former NFL star-turned-TV personality Michael Strahan was rumored to be among the finalists for the permanent co-host to Kelly Ripa post, which had been vacant since the November departure of Regis Philbin. He will now be unveiled as Ripa’s new on-screen partner when Live launches its new season on Sept. 4, as first reported by Broadcasting & Cable. Since Philbin’s exit, Strahan has served as a guest co-host on Live a whopping 15 times, most recently on July 3. He is expected to also keep his weekend gig on Fox NFL Sunday, making for a weekly cross-country trek between New York, where Live tapes and Los Angeles from where the sports broadcast originates.  I guess Nicole Murphy’s fiance’ had a new gig!  Congrats Michael, great choice!  I will be watching now..will you?

Watch a clip of Michael getting his groove on on the Live With Kelly Show:



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