‘LIVE with Kelly’ Episode Guide (Oct. 14): JK Simmons; ‘LIVE with Kelly and You’ Finalists; Gavin DeGraw Performs

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‘LIVE with Kelly’ Episode Guide (Oct. 14): JK Simmons; ‘LIVE with Kelly and You’ Finalists; Gavin DeGraw Performs

On today’s all-new episode of the syndicated “LIVE with Kelly,” Oscar and Golden Globe Award-winning actor J.K. Simmons talks about the film “The Accountant,” which hits theaters everywhere this weekend. Next, musician Gavin DeGraw performs a song from his new album “Something Worth Saving.”

Then, the top five finalists in the “LIVE with Kelly and You” series are announced. Plus, “Dancing with the Stars” judge Carrie Ann Inaba returns to co-host the show, and she and Kelly Ripa sample some exotic pumpkin carving with author and pumpkin carver Tom Nardone.

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 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. Michael Strahan departed the series for “Good Morning America” in May 2016. A new co-host is expected to be announced this summer or fall.

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

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