Live! With Kelly

Michael Strahan is said to be one of the favourites to replace Regis Philbin on Live! with Kelly.

The former NFL player, who has guest-hosted the show alongside Kelly Ripa nine times in the past six months, is a favourite of producers according to Hollywood Life.

Ripa has been joined by the likes of Anderson Cooper, Donald Trump, Nick Lachey, Dana Carvey and Neil Patrick Harris on the show since Philbin departed last year.

Source: Digital Spy 

9:00am – Friday, May 4 on CTV

After co-hosting LIVE! WITH KELLY on April 5 from Banff, AB, ETALK anchor Ben Mulroney shares the stage again with LIVE host Kelly Ripa from her new set in New York City. The episode also features special guest Nathan Fillion – star of CTV’s Top 20 hit, CASTLE.

9:00am – Thursday, April 5 on CTV

After an exciting week in beautiful Banff, AB, ETALK co-anchor Ben Mulroney joins Kelly as co-host for her last day in the Rockies. They chat with Canadian-born GCB star David James Elliott and Canadian R&B artist and recent GRAMMY Award-winner Melanie Fiona performs.

9:00am – Wednesday, April 4 on CTV

Twilight star Peter Facinelli co-hosts with Kelly, and they chat with THE BIG BANG THEORY star Johnny Galecki.

9:00am – Tuesday, April 3 on CTV

Chris Harrison joins Kelly as co-host on Tuesday. Jayma Mays sits down with Kelly and Chris, and Canadian comedienne Caroline Rhea visits. Plus, electro-pop group Far East Movement performs their hit “Live My Life.”

9:00am – Monday, April 2 on CTV

LIVE! WITH KELLY will make Banff its home for four shows this week (April 2 – 5) from the Eric Harvie Theatre at The Banff Centre, located in the heart of the Canadian Rockies. ETALK co-anchor Ben Mulroney will co-host with Kelly Ripa on April 5.

8:00pm – Wednesday, December 31 on CTV

As Live! With Kelly gets ready to travel to Banff, AB for four shows from April 2-5 at 9 a.m. ET on CTV, it was revealed today that Mark Consuelos, Peter Facinelli and Chris Harrison will be joining Kelly Ripa as co-hosts for the Canadian-based shows.

Today’s announcement follows the exclusive reveal last week that ETALK co-anchor Ben Mulroney will be co-hosting with Kelly on Thursday, April 5 (visit CTV.ca to confirm local broadcast times).

On Monday, April 2 Mark Consuelos joins Kelly as co-host, and the pair interview the star of the new film American Reunion, actor Jason Biggs. The latest eliminated contestant from AMERICAN IDOL also joins them to perform.

Chris Harrison joins Kelly as co-host on Tuesday, April 3. Jayma Mays sits down with Kelly and Chris, and Canadian comedienne Caroline Rhea visits. Plus, electro-pop group Far East Movement performs their hit “Live My Life.” 

Twilight star Peter Facinelli co-hosts with Kelly on Wednesday, April 4, and they chat with THE BIG BANG THEORY star Johnny Galecki.

ETALK co-anchor Ben Mulroney is Kelly’s co-host on Thursday, April 5, and they chat with Canadian-born GCB star David James Elliott, and Canadian R&B artist and recent GRAMMY® Award-winner Melanie Fiona performs. 

During the show’s visit to Canada, LIVE! WITH KELLY will also showcase the abundant outdoor activities that Alberta has to offer. From snowshoeing and dog sledding, to torchlight skiing and cat skiing, LIVE! is taking advantage of it all in the midst of the breathtaking majesty of Banff National Park.  

Each LIVE! WITH KELLY broadcast will originate from the Eric Harvie Theatre at The Banff Centre, a national arts training center located in the heart of the Canadian Rockies in Banff.  The 959-seat theatre is The Banff Centre’s premier performance space, for opera, dance, music, film, theatre and conferences.

LIVE! WITH KELLY’s remote broadcasts are made possible by Travel Alberta, the tourism marketing agency of the Government of Alberta, and its tourism industry partners. Located in the heart of western Canada, the province of Alberta is bordered by the Canadian Rocky Mountains to the west, the rolling prairies to the east and the state of Montana to the south.  For more information about the authentic winter experiences and breathtaking landscapes that will be the backdrop for LIVE! WITH KELLY in Alberta, visit TravelAlberta.com and http://travelalberta.tumblr.com.

LIVE! WITH KELLY is distributed in national syndication by Disney-ABC Domestic Television. Produced by WABC-TV in New York and executive produced by Michael Gelman, LIVE! WITH KELLY airs in more than 200 markets across the U.S. and on CTV in Canada. Visit LIVE! WITH KELLY on the web at livewithkelly.tv.

ETALK will be on the ground with LIVE! WITH KELLY, with Ben anchoring ETALK on location on Friday, March 30 and Monday, April 2 at 7 p.m. ET on CTV. Episodes of ETALK are available on demand the day following their television broadcast on the CTV Video Player at CTV.ca. Viewers can also get up-to-the-minute entertainment news by following ETALK on Twitter at @etalkctv. ETALK airs weeknights at 7 p.m. ET on CTV and 6 p.m. ET on E! (visit CTV.ca and eonline.ca to confirm local broadcast times).