We've Got Hollywood Covered

Kelly Ripa Sets Mid-August ‘Live’ Guest Co-Hosts

Michael Strahan’s former partner welcomes back five of her recent collaborators the morning show

“Live With Kelly” has set its guest co-host lineup for the week beginning Aug. 15. Each of the five guys have recently performed the task with now-solo host Kelly Ripa.

Ripa and her producers have been testing the waters with a number of men — and even a few women — since Michael Strahan bailed in mid-May. The former NFL player and Super Bowl champion is heading to “Good Morning America” soon enough.

Click here to see how “Live’s” TV ratings have done with each fill-in to-date. Below is Ripa’s mid-August lineup of guest co-hosts, in order of appearance.

Next week, she’ll welcome back Jim Parsons, Jerry O’Connell and Ryan Seacrest.

Monday, Aug. 15: Journalist David Muir

Tuesday, Aug. 16: Actor Jussie Smollett

Wednesday, Aug. 17: Actor Guillermo Diaz

Thursday, Aug. 18: Actor John Leguizamo

Friday, Aug. 19: “Watch What Happens Live” host Andy Cohen