There's no doubt that you've definitely heard some of the drama regarding Michael Strahan leaving LIVE! with Kelly and Michael.
Well now that Kelly Ripa has calmed down from being pissed and leaving on an early vacay, things seem to be slowly settling down now that we're only a day away from the former NFLer's final day.
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Sure there have been some awkward moments, but the show must go on — and apparently it might be headed to a new city!
The blonde beauty recently dished to People that LIVE! could potentially move to California thanks to her 14-year-old daughter, Lola!
With Michael Strahan departing LIVE! this Friday, we're getting anxious to find out who Kelly Ripa chooses to be her new cohost!
Andy Cohen and Anderson Cooper were early contenders to replace the future Good Morning America star but have backed down due to other hosting commitments.
And while other rumored frontrunner Jerry O'Connell admitted he has yet to be approached by the ABC morning program, he would definitely have a hard time turning the offer down!
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Speaking at a press event on Monday for his upcoming role on Mistresses, the actor said it would be a "dream" to work next to Ripa every morning!
He told Us Weekly:
After four years of cohosting with Kelly Ripa, Michael Strahan will depart from LIVE! With Kelly and Michael on Friday.
Despite going through one of the most dramatic daytime TV shakeups in recent memory, Ripa says she is "excited" for the future Good Morning America star.
But she still felt it was necessary to take a stand for herself after being blindsided by the news of his exit.
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Speaking to People, the 45-year-old opened up about the controversial announcement and her reaction to the drama, explaining:
Ever since Michael Strahan reportedly blindsided his LIVE! With Kelly and Michael cohost, Kelly Ripa, tensions have allegedly been pretty high on the talk show set.
Of course Kelly was initially pretty pissed and even left town for a couple days, before coming back and sharing some SUPER awkward moments with the former NFLer and basically forcing him off the show early.
Video: Kelly Almost Clocked Michael With A Bat During A Segment!
Well despite the fact that Strahan's last show is only a couple days away, the on-air hosts are STILL not getting along as a source close to the show's production told TMZ that the former soap opera star is acting out towards Michael!
In the past, Ripa reportedly used to
That Megyn Kelly is one shrewd operator.
First she set up an interview with feuding partner Donald Trump to air during May sweeps.
Then, of all the morning shows to debut a clip, she chose the one currently in the news for its own man/woman feud: Live With Kelly & Michael. Inneresting…
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So will Megyn and Drumpf get in another public row? Or settle their beef once and for all?
Ch-ch-check out Megyn's teaser clip of her upcoming convo with the reality TV star/Republican Presidential candidate, as well as her own interview with Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan (below)!
Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan must have made up behind the scenes. Why else would they trust them with blunt instruments already??
On Thursday morning's LIVE!, the cohosts welcomed Captain America: Civil War star Robert Downey Jr. — and in honor of Cinco de Mayo they let him take a swing at a Captain America piñata!
But when Iron Man couldn't hit the sweet spot, he stepped aside for the formerly (?) feuding hosts.
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Worth noting that Michael courteously let Kelly have the first swing — and she was even looking out for him, noticing that he was standing in the path of her backswing!
Whew! Watch the close call that could have ended up in another Civil War (above)!
There sure has been a lot of drama surrounding Michael Strahan leaving LIVE! with Kelly and Michael and Kelly Ripa feeling a bit pissed.
Even though there have been plenty of rumors about who might replace the former NFL player — including possibly bringing Regis Philbin back — there hasn't been a permanent replacement announced yet.
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Seeing as how Strahan's last day is May 13 though, LIVE! is looking to have a few guest cohosts to fill in until they find a more long-term answer to their problem and they've announced who the first guest host will be!
The morning talk show took to Facebook to announce: