Daytime and Morning Show Hosts Among THR’s 35 Most Powerful People in New York Media


The Hollywood Reporter
has honored the hosts of Live! With Kelly and Michael, Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan, with a spot on their 35 Most Powerful People in New York Media 2014 list. 

In addition to killing in the daytime ratings, Live had much to be proud of this year.  Strahan’s top moment was:
 

Being able to juggle multiple facets of entertainment, from sports at Fox to daytime at Live and doing it at the level I've been able to do it at for the past two football seasons.

 

Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan Surprise Homeland’s Mandy Patinkin With Former Flames


Last December, Homeland star Mandy Patinkin appeared on LIVE with Kelly and Michael, where the hosts had a little treat for him. They relayed a woman named Sandy had written them, saying she was Patinkin’s first kiss! 
 
The Broadway vet looked delighted to hear about his childhood sweetheart, and admitted to trying to find her in the past.  After the show, he got her information.