‘LIVE with Kelly and Michael’ Episode Guide (Dec. 22): ‘LIVE’s Cozy Christmas’ Special

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‘LIVE with Kelly and Michael’ Episode Guide (Dec. 22): ‘LIVE’s Cozy Christmas’ Special

On today’s all-new episode of the syndicated “LIVE with Kelly and Michael,” the program’s holiday season celebration culminates with the annual “LIVE’s Cozy Christmas” special. Guests appearing on today’s program include Channing Tatum, the star of the new Quentin Tarantino written and directed western, “The Hateful Eight.”

Plus, Grammy Award-winning musician CeeLo Green stops by the show to perform some holiday tunes throughout the one-hour broadcast. Then, the world-famous Radio City Rockettes perform for the live studio audience.

And later, Santa himself takes some time from his busy schedule to make a special appearance on the show.

Currently in her 14th year with the show, Ripa took the lead on “LIVE” during the search for a new co-host. Fifty-nine different men and women shared the co-host desk over a nine month period. During that time, she helped to build the show’s key demo ratings and kept the momentum going until a new host was named. On September 4, 2012, Michael Strahan was named the permanent co-host of the newly-rechristened show after an extensive search encompassing more than nine months.

“LIVE with Kelly and Michael” is distributed in national syndication by Disney-ABC Domestic Television. Produced by WABC-TV in New York and executive produced by Michael Gelman, “LIVE” airs in more than 200 markets across the U.S.

Michael Gelman, who is often an on-air personality, executive produces the longrunning talker. To watch the syndicated “LIVE with Kelly and Michael,” be sure to check your listings for the time period it airs in your local market.

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