The 1996 picture was a promo shot used by ABC's All My Children when they played Hayley Vaughan and Mateo Santos. Ripa played the popular role from 1990-2002. Consuelos joined AMC in 1995.
The duo were eventually paired on screen, which spilled over into real life. They are still going strong, 23 years and three children later.
Take a look at Ripa's post below:
What were your favorite Hayley and Mateo moments?