04:49 PM EDT 09/13/2016
Originally posted 06/30/2016 02:45PM
After the Live host teased a "big announcement" will be made on Wednesday's edition of the morning talk show, viewers' ears naturally perked up that she might be naming her new partner-in-chat nearly four months since the May departure of Ripa's former co-host Michael Strahan, who officially began his full-time gig on Good Morning America this Tuesday morning.
ABC continues to hold off on an official announcement about who will fill Strahan's seat, but Ripa's already welcomed a full slate of guest co-hosts over the summer, and some clear favorites have risen in prominence.
PEOPLE has rounded up a list of possible candidates whose names have generated some attention – read on to find out more about the front-runners.
Originally posted 08/01/2016 09:00AM
Josh Groban and Kat Dennings have called it quits after nearly two years of dating, according to a report.
WATCH: Usher, Cyndi Lauper, Josh Groban and More Lament Politicians Playing Their Tunes – Through Music
Originally posted 07/25/2016 12:30PM
On Monday, Donald Trump made his grand Republican National Convention entrance to the strains of Queen – and they weren't happy.
Josh Groban Gets a Portrait of Himself Made Entirely of Pizza – and You Have to See It to Believe It
Originally posted 05/17/2016 06:15PM
A pop culture portrait artists creates a a pizza portrait of Josh Groban
Josh Groban, Rob Lowe and More Stars Join GOP Debate Commentary and Get to the Bottom of 'Who's Coughing'
Originally posted 12/16/2015 12:55PM
Hollywood was watching Tuesday night as the Republican presidential hopefuls faced off in their fifth and final debate of 2015 at The Venetian in Las Vegas.
Originally posted 12/14/2015 07:00PM
The Talk's week in New York has come to an end.
For the CBS' daytime talk show's final taping in the Big Apple, the women had Josh Groban in the studio Friday for an interview and to perform "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" from his new album Stages.
'He's Just a Genius': Kat Dennings Sings Boyfriend Josh Groban's Praises and Reveals the 'Ridiculous' Song He Wrote About Her
Originally posted 12/10/2015 09:10AM
Kat Dennings thinks boyfriend Josh Groban is a genius.
Originally posted 11/03/2015 03:00PM
Originally posted 09/21/2015 01:25PM
She may be most well known for her role as Caroline Channing on 2 Broke Girls, but Beth Behrs also has a successful career as a matchmaker.
Last year, Behrs introduced her costar Kat Dennings to boyfriend Josh Groban, and ever since, the actress says all her other friends have been asking for her help to find their true loves, too.
"A lot of my friends have been asking me recently," Behrs, 29, told PEOPLE at Friday's 2015 Television Industry Advocacy Awards Gala benefiting The Creative Coalition in Los Angeles, where she was honored for her work with rape treatment centers.
"But one of my friends just told me the other night that I'm fired because a date she had didn't go well! I was like, 'I only get one option, then I'm fired?' " Behrs laughed. "So I'm fired right now as a matchmaker. I got to pull back and regroup a little!"
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