Kelly Ripa is fine. Michael Strahan is fine. ABC is fine. Everything is fine! That was the gist of the lengthy monologue with which Kelly Ripa opened Tuesday morning’s episode of Live! With Michael & Kelly—her first since news broke of Strahan’s upcoming departure for Good Morning America.
Michael Strahan is departing his co-hosting gig at Live! with Kelly and Michael to join Good Morning America. He’s appeared on GMA twice a week for the last two years and while the new opportunity is worth celebration, it’s also the end of an era of quiet but radical racial representation.
Over the past 10 years, Katherine Heigl’s star has gone from one of the brightest in Hollywood, to a flicker made nearly invisible by a notoriously bad reputation and seal of disapproval from Shonda Rhimes. The woman who once starred in hits like Grey’s Anatomy and Knocked Up is now unable to keep a show from…
NBC needs to get its house in order. Following the quick firing of newly hired executive Jamie Horowitz, rumors are brewing that Horowitz went as far as to fire Today Show c0-hosts Natalie Morales and Willie Geist before he got ousted. Is no one safe? (No one is safe.)