01:06 PM EDT 06/26/2015
Originally posted 06/16/2015 06:25PM
Father knows best. At least that's what Kelly Ripa's husband Mark Consuelos likes to think.
In a new essay for Men's Health, the Nine Lives star opens up about the man he never thought he'd become: his father.
"For better or worse, you always end up sounding like your dad," Consuelos writes of his father Saul Consuelos. "You never think it's going to happen … but when you become a parent, it just happens."
For Consuelos, 44, that means being a strong disciplinarian for his and brood with Ripa – Michael Joseph, 18, Lola Grace, 14, and Joaquin Antonio, 12 – and leaving the fun stuff to grandpa.
Below, a few fatherhood pointers Consuelos picked up from his old man.
Originally posted 02/23/2015 01:45PM
He sure knows how to close a show!
Originally posted 12/23/2014 09:45PM
The couple's recent presents to pals like Andy Cohen and Anderson Cooper gives new meaning to the phrase "Home Sweet Home"
Originally posted 12/23/2014 08:50AM
Sure, she might send the accidental sexy pic to her in-laws, but she's also got the right idea when it comes to maintaining the spark in a relationship.
While she was visiting Watch What Happens Live Monday night, host Andy Cohen divulged something Ripa had told him in private. That is, because she and her husband, actor Mark Consuelos, have been together 18 years, they have to really go the extra mile to keep things interesting.
Originally posted 11/23/2014 08:00AM
Raising teenagers is a whole new world for Kelly Ripa.
Originally posted 04/03/2013 03:15PM
After nearly 17 years of happy marriage to Mark Consuelos, one thing can still really set off Kelly Ripa.
"I am openly hostile when Mark leaves the toilet seat up," Ripa, 42, told PEOPLE Tuesday at a private dinner in New York to honor her pal, Bravo star Andy Cohen, and his partnership with the retail site Gilt Man. "I don't think you get past the little pet peeves."
"Mark never puts the toilet seat back down, and it irritates me," she continued. "We still fight about it. But it's OK to fight about things. We're secure with each other. I don't feel like if we have an argument, it will be the end of our lives."
Originally posted 02/17/2013 10:00AM
Call it an on-location family vacation.
Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan are taping four episodes of Live in Orlando, but the morning show co-hosts are also making time to embrace their inner children (and their real ones!) at Walt Disney World.
The Live co-hosts spent the day with their families at the park on Saturday, where Ripa rode the Epcot attraction Test Track with her kids Joaquin (next to Ripa), 9, Michael, 15, and Lola, 11.
Originally posted 01/22/2013 06:55PM
Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos are living the good life!
The couple have put their N.Y.C. penthouse on the market for a cool $24.5 million, according to real estate site Zillow.
Boasting a spacious rooftop terrace with an outdoor fireplace, the luxurious living space also has a private home gym, outdoor shower, five bedrooms and 4.5 baths.
Originally posted 07/17/2012 12:20PM
Daytime TV's favorite husband just got a little scarier.
Former All My Children star (and Kelly Ripa's doting husband), Mark Consuelos has joined the cast of FX's American Horror Story for season 2, EW.com reports.
Consuelos will play Spivey, a patient admitted to an institution for the criminally insane in the 1960s.
Jessica Lange (who won a Golden Globe for her role as Constance Langdon in the show's debut season), James Cromwell, Joseph Fiennes, Evan Peters, Sarah Paulson, Lily Rabe, Zachary Quinto, Adam Levine, Chloë Sevigny and Lizzie Brochere also are all slated to appear on season 2 of the series.
Originally posted 06/20/2011 04:00PM
Regis Philbin has greeted viewers nearly every weekday morning for the past 28 years, but with his final show only months away, the question still remains: Who will rise to the occasion and take over for TV's veteran talker?
American Idol and radio show host Ryan Seacrest, 36, Bravo personality and exec Andy Cohen, 43, and actor (oh, and Kelly Ripa's husband) Mark Consuelos, 40, are said to be Disney-ABC's top three picks to fill Philbin's shoes when he leaves Live! with Regis and Kelly in November, according to The Wall Street Journal.
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