‘LIVE with Kelly and Ryan’ Episode Guide (May 4): Richard Gere; Lana Parrilla; Prince Royce Performs

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‘LIVE with Kelly and Ryan’ Episode Guide (May 4): Richard Gere; Lana Parrilla; Prince Royce Performs

On today’s all-new episode of the syndicated “LIVE with Kelly and Ryan,” actor Richard Gere visits the set of the program to preview the drama thriller film “The Dinner,” which hits theaters tomorrow. Next, actress Lana Parrilla previews the final two episodes of the sixth season of ABC’s “Once Upon a Time.”

Plus, singer-songwriter Prince Royce performs from his fifth studio album, “Five.”

Currently in her 15th year with the show, Kelly 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 May 1, 2017 — nearly a year after Michael Strahan departed from the series to contribute to “Good Morning America” — Kelly announced veteran broadcaster Ryan Seacrest as the co-host of the newly re-christened “Live with Kelly and Ryan.”

Seacrest joins Daytime Emmy Award-winner Ripa as co-host and a fellow executive producer on daytime’s longest-running, No. 1 entertainment talk show. A staple of modern American pop culture and media, and a household name from his decades on the radio, on television and as an Emmy-winning producer, Seacrest also has been a longtime friend of “Live,” with many guest appearances and multiple co-hosting stints.

“LIVE with Kelly and Ryan” 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 Ryan,” be sure to check your listings for the time period it airs in your local market.

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