10:58 PM EDT 05/03/2016
Michael Strahan Promises Kelly Ripa and His Live! Family: I'm Always Going to Be There Whenever You Call
Originally posted 05/03/2016 02:05PM
"I love Live!, I've loved being there four years and I'm not gone," he told Extra at the Met Gala in New York City Monday. "I'm still part of the Live! family, and I'm always around when they need me. So I'll be there whenever they call."
Originally posted 05/03/2016 09:50AM
On Tuesday's episode of the morning talk show, Kelly Ripa took a moment to address her co-host's final day, which as PEOPLE exclusively first reported will be May 13.
"A week from this Friday is Michael's final show here at Live!," said Ripa, 45, as the audience began booing.
"We still love you, Kelly!" shouted one audience member.
Kelly Ripa Tells Michael Strahan 'Cheers to You' for Live! Emmy Win in the Wake of His Departure Drama
Originally posted 05/02/2016 10:35AM
On Monday, Ripa and Strahan both walked out onto Live! With Kelly and Michael's set holding the Emmy statuettes they won at Sunday's ceremony.
Ripa, 45, asked the crowd what they did over the weekend before announcing, "We won an Emmy!" She then turned to her co-host, 44, and said, "Cheers to you" while tapping his award with hers.
Originally posted 05/01/2016 04:30PM
Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos have officially made it to 20 years of wedded bliss.
'We Made It!' Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan Wrap Their First Week Since He Announced He's Leaving Live!
Originally posted 04/29/2016 12:50PM
[YOUTUBE "TwXIaj1W9KQ"] Kelly Ripa was the first to admit she's relieved this week is over.
On Friday's Live! With Kelly and Michael, both she and co-host Michael Strahan excitedly welcomed the weekend, with Strahan saying at the top of the show: "We made it."
"Guys, we made it!" Ripa echoed as the crowd cheered. "Calm down, we got through it. It's the weekend! Oh, I love the weekend."
Mario Lopez on Whether He'll Co-Host Live! with Kelly Ripa: 'I Gotta Go over Everything with Mrs. Lopez'
Originally posted 04/29/2016 11:05AM
Speculation about who will join Kelly Ripa as the next co-host of Live! has been ramping up since PEOPLE exclusively broke the news that Michael Strahan's last day is May 13.
Ellen DeGeneres is keeping the conversation going on Friday's Ellen DeGeneres Show when she asks Mario Lopez about "rumors" that he might be in line to take Strahan's seat.
"That's very flattering," Lopez, 42, said with a laugh. "I know some people were saying that. Again, very flattering. I love Kelly. I've guest-hosted with her a few times. She's awesome. ... I'm looking forward to going back and guest-hosting."
Originally posted 04/28/2016 11:55PM
Anderson Cooper will not be throwing his hat in the ring for the vacant co-host spot on Live! with Kelly and Michael, for now.
Originally posted 04/28/2016 10:40AM
Originally posted 04/27/2016 03:40PM
Kelly Ripa will soon have someone else by her side on the Live! set – but who?
Originally posted 04/27/2016 01:10PM
Ripa's predecessor appeared on Fox11 to weigh in on Strahan's shocking departure from Live! for a new role at Good Morning America.
"Be totally professional," said Gifford, 62. "I would keep anything that is going on between you private. It's nobody's business but yours. But always, always be professional at your job. That's what you're hired to do."
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