Kelly Ripa

Kelly Ripa is the co-host of the morning talk show Live with Kelly and Ryan. Her TV break came in 1990 when she was cast on the soap opera All My Children.  That show is also where she met her husband Mark Consuelos. In 2001, she joined Regis Philbin to host Live! With Regis and Kelly and has stayed with the show ever since. Ripa won the Daytime Emmy for best talk show host five times for the Live franchise: with Philbin in 2011 and 2012, Michael Strahan in 2015 and 2016, and Ryan Seacrest in 2019.
Kelly Ripa
Full Name
Kelly Maria Ripa
Stratford, NJ
Notable Projects
Live with Kelly and Ryan


Who is Kelly Ripa's husband?

Kelly Ripa is married to actor Mark Consuelos, whom she first met during a screen test on 'All My Children' in 1995. The two eloped in Las Vegas in May 1996 and have been together for more than 25 years.

How many kids does Kelly Ripa have?

Kelly Ripa shares three children with husband Mark Consuelos. Michael Joseph was born on June 2, 1997; Lola Grace was born on June 16, 2001; and Joaquin Antonio was born on February 24, 2003.

Where do Kelly Ripa's children go to college?

Joaquin currently attends the University of Michigan while Lola attends New York University. Michael graduated from New York University in 2020.

Most Recent

Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos Want to Help Families Reconnect in Their Disney+ Show Family Reboot
The couple executive produces the new series, which premieres on the streaming service June 15
Kelly Ripa Says She's 'Really Bummed Out' by COVID-19 Diagnosis: 'I'm Just Irritated'
Ripa said she tested positive for the virus this weekend and spent her Mother's Day in isolation
Kelly Ripa Tests Positive for COVID-19: 'I Am Taking All Necessary Precautions'
"Thankfully I am fully vaccinated and boosted," Ripa wrote in an Instagram Story on Monday
Kelly Ripa Quizzes Her Kids to See Who Knows Her Best in a Special Mother's Day Episode of Live!
"Bring your chickens to work day!" the host captioned a photo of herself and her three kids on the set of Live!
Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos' Relationship Timeline
Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos first met in 1995 at his audition for All My Children
How Kelly Ripa and Live's Staffers Have Spent Over 20 Years Building the Ultimate Mom Tribe
Ahead of Mother's Day, PEOPLE sat down with Kelly Ripa and nine producers/staffers from Live with Kelly and Ryan to discuss how they support one another as working moms

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Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos Celebrate Their 26th Anniversary: 'Love of My Life'
"Happy anniversary mom and dad!" Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos' son Michael wrote to his parents, tagging them in images of Godzilla and King Kong
Kelly Ripa Says Mark Consuelos Got Too 'Jacked' and 'Can't Fit in Any of His Clothes'

"He's cleaning out his closet and he's getting rid of all of the shirts that are too small. Which is all of the shirts," Kelly Ripa said of her husband, Mark Consuelos