'Live with Kelly' launches public search for co-host
Published Jun 13 2012, 17:01 BST | By Justin Harp Live with Kelly
has launched a new contest where winners get to guest host an episode with Kelly Ripa
Fans are invited to submit a video to Live with Kelly
, explaining why they would make the best co-host for the daytime series.
Winners will be flown to New York City for the Coast to Coast Co-Host Search between July 16 and July 24 for an on-air audition with Ripa.
The deadline for the competition is June 29.
Ripa and the Live with Kelly
staff have been looking for a new co-host since Regis Philbin departed the show
last year.Martin Short
, Alec Baldwin
, Kim Kardashian
, Nick Lachey, Donald Trump and Seth Meyers have filled in for Philbin in the last several months.
Ripa previously said that she is in no rush to find a permanent replacement for Philbin
because the guest hosts have reinvigorated Live with Kelly