‘Live With Kelly and Ryan’ Week of May 23–27





Ewan McGregor, Jon Hamm, Seth Meyers and Gaten Matarazzo Plus the Winner and Runner Up of ‘American Idol’ Headline Guest Lineup for the Week of May 23–27 on ‘Live With Kelly and Ryan’
Nationally syndicated morning talk show “Live with Kelly and Ryan” announces the lineup of guests appearing on the show the week of May 23-27.

Monday, May 23 – Host and comedian SETH MEYERS catches up with Kelly and Ryan, and fresh off of their victory, the “AMERICAN IDOL” WINNER will perform live in-studio!

Tuesday, May 24 – The hosts sit down with superstar EWAN MCGREGOR ahead of his highly anticipated Disney+ limited series, “Obi-Wan Kenobi.” Plus, actress JENNIFER CONNELLY breaks down the new sequel “Top Gun: Maverick,” and “The Folding Lady” SOPHIE LIARD provides the best ways to fold laundry.

Wednesday, May 25 – Kelly and Ryan talk with actress CAMILLA LUDDINGTON about her role in the ABC hit TV series “Grey’s Anatomy,” and actor GATEN MATARAZZO unpacks the new season of the TV series “Stranger Things.”

Thursday, May 26 – Actor JON HAMM returns to “Live,” and lifestyle expert MONICA MANGIN has more unbeatable bargains! Plus, the RUNNER-UP OF “AMERICAN IDOL” will perform in-studio.

Friday, May 27 – Don’t miss when one of the top 10 finalists of “American Idol” performs in-studio on “LIVE’s AMERICAN IDOL ENCORE,” as decided by an online poll of “Live” viewers!

“Live with Kelly and Ryan” is distributed in national syndication by Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution. The show is produced by WABC-TV in New York and executive produced by Michael Gelman, Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest. Visit “Live” on the web (KellyandRyan.com), Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat (@LiveKellyRyan).



‘Live’s ’American Idol’ Encore’ Set To Hit a High Note Friday, May 27





‘Live’s ’American Idol’ Encore’ Set To Hit a High Note Friday, May 27
Live’s’ Annual Viewer Poll Will Bring Back a Beloved ‘Idol’ Finalist for a Daytime Encore Performance

The Soon-To-Be-Crowned ‘American Idol’ Will Perform on ‘Live’ on Monday, May 23, and the ‘Idol’ Runner-Up Will Perform Thursday, May 26

ABC’s iconic competition juggernaut “American Idol” is just three days away from crowning this year’s superstar with three remaining contestants vying for one of entertainment’s highest honors … to be THE next American Idol!

In celebration of this moment, “Live” viewers are being given an exclusive special power to raise their OWN voice and bring back one “Idol” finalist to perform on daytime’s No. 1 entertainment talk show. From Monday, May 23, at 9:00 a.m. until Tuesday, May 24, at 9:00 a.m. EDT, viewers can chime in via an online poll to select one finalist to take center stage on “Live.”  Further details and the link to the online poll will be available on the “Live” website, KellyandRyan.com.

Additionally, the world’s next American Idol will perform live on “Live” on Monday, May 23, and the runner-up will perform Thursday, May 26.

The 2022 “American Idol” Top 10 are as follows:

Huntergirl
Leah Marlene
Noah Thompson
Fritz Hager
Nicolina
Christian Guardino
Jay
Emyrson Flora
Lady K
Mike Parker

The season finale of “American Idol” airs live coast to coast this Sunday, May 22 (8:00-11:00 p.m. EDT/6:00-9:00 p.m. MDT/5:00-8:00 p.m. PDT), on ABC.



‘Live with Kelly and Ryan’ Is the No. 1 Syndicated Talk Show





‘Live with Kelly and Ryan’ Is the No. 1 Syndicated Talk Show for the 9th Week in a Row in Households
Ratings Report for Week of May 2, 2022

National Live+Same Day Program Ratings

‘Live with Kelly and Ryan’ Is the No. 1 Syndicated Talk Show for the 9th Week in a Row in Households

‘Live’ Grows Over the Prior Week in Households and Total Viewers

‘Live’ Ranks as the Season’s No. 1 Daytime Talk Show Across All Key Measures

During the week of May 2, 2022, “Live with Kelly and Ryan” ranked as the No. 1 syndicated talk show in Households (1.6 rating), tying “Dr. Phil,” and among Women 25-54, leading “Dr. Phil” by 20% (0.6 rating vs. 0.5 rating). “Live” ranked as the No. 1 syndicated talk show in Households for the 9th week in a row (including 3 ties) and with Women 25-54 for the 17th consecutive week (including 8 ties).

“Live with Kelly and Ryan” grew over the prior week by 7% in Households (1.6 rating vs. 1.5 rating) and by 5% with Total Viewers (2.280 million vs. 2.178 million) and held even week to week among Women 25-54 (0.6 rating).

On average, for the 2021-2022 season, “Live with Kelly and Ryan” tops “Dr. Phil” to stand as the No. 1 daytime talk show — network or syndicated — in Total Viewers (2.422 million vs. 2.406 million). In fact, “Live” ranks as the season’s No. 1 daytime talk show across all key Nielsen measures: Households (1.7 rating-tie), Total Viewers (2.442 million) and Women 25-54 (0.7 rating). “Live” is the No. 1 daytime talk show of the season for the 3rd year in a row with Women 25-54.

“Live with Kelly and Ryan” outdelivers the final season of “Ellen” by enormous double-digit margins in Households (+70% – 1.7 rating vs. 1.0 rating), Total Viewers (+71% – 2.442 million vs. 1.420 million) and Women 25-54 (+75% – 0.7 rating vs. 0.4 rating).

About “Live with Kelly and Ryan”
“Live with Kelly and Ryan” is distributed in national syndication by Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution. The show is produced by WABC-TV in New York and executive produced by Michael Gelman, Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest. Visit “Live” on the web (KellyandRyan.com), Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat (@LiveKellyRyan).

Source: The Nielsen Company, National Live+Same Day Program Ratings, weeks of 5/2/22, 4/25/22 and 2021-2022 season (9/6/21-5/8/22).



‘Live With Kelly and Ryan’ Week of May 16–20





Ricky Gervais, Josh Gad, Emmy Rossum and Quinta Brunson Headline Guest Lineup for the Week of May 16–20 On ‘Live With Kelly and Ryan’
Nationally syndicated morning talk show “Live with Kelly and Ryan” announces the lineup of guests appearing on the show the week of May 16-20.

Monday, May 16 – TV personality BETHENNY FRANKEL joins Ryan as co-host for the day. Actor HUGH DANCY talks about the new film “Downton Abbey: A New Era,” and the hosts kick off “Live’s Bring on the Heat Week” in preparation for a summer filled with fun! The week starts off with swim safety with swim expert JENNY MCCUISTON.

Tuesday, May 17 – Actress JANE KRAKOWSKI joins Ryan at the co-host desk. Ryan and Jane sit down with actresses JENNA FISCHER and ANGELA KINSEY to discuss their new book, “The Office BFFs: Tales of The Office from Two Best Friends Who Were There.” Plus, actor FREDDIE HIGHMORE breaks down what’s new on the ABC series “The Good Doctor,” and travel expert SCOTT KEYES provides tips for maximizing summer travel for “Live’s Bring on the Heat Week.”

Wednesday, May 18 – Comedian CAROLINE RHEA guest co-hosts with Ryan. Superstar RICKY GERVAIS unpacks his new comedy special, “SuperNature,” and actress QUINTA BRUNSON returns to “Live” to talk about the hit ABC series “Abbott Elementary.” In addition, “Live’s Bring on the Heat Week” continues when lifestyle expert MONICA MANGIN provides ideas for outdoor entertainment.

Thursday, May 19 – Actress EMMY ROSSUM joins Ryan at the co-host desk for the day. Director JUDD APATOW tells Ryan and Emmy about the new documentary “George Carlin’s American Dream,” and MEAGHAN MURPHY breaks down the ultimate beach survival kit for a day on the sand as part of “Live’s Bring on the Heat Week.”

Friday, May 20 – Actress VANESSA LACHEY joins Ryan as co-host for the day. Ryan and Vanessa interview actor JOSH GAD about the animated series “Central Park,” and TV personality COLTON UNDERWOOD stops by. Plus, “Live’s Bring on the Heat Week” wraps up with The Toy Guy CHRIS BYRNE and the hottest toys of the summer!

“Live with Kelly and Ryan” is distributed in national syndication by Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution. The show is produced by WABC-TV in New York and executive produced by Michael Gelman, Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest. Visit “Live” on the web (KellyandRyan.com), Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat (@LiveKellyRyan).



‘Live With Kelly and Ryan’ Week of May 9–13





Mike Myers, Jean Smart, Ken Jeong and Julianne Hough Headline Guest Lineup for the Week of May 9–13 for ‘Live’s Virtual Road Trip’ on ‘Live With Kelly and Ryan’
Nationally syndicated morning talk show “Live with Kelly and Ryan” announces the lineup of guests that will join the hosts on their virtual road trip around the country during the week of May 9-13.

Monday, May 9 – It’s the return of the beloved “Live’s Virtual Road Trip,” where Kelly and Ryan will remotely explore some of the country’s most beautiful cities, get the scoop around town from local affiliates, try out regional cuisine and more! The week starts off with a look at Houston, Texas, and the hosts will talk with actor and author NORMAN REEDUS about his debut novel, “The Ravaged.” Plus, “Top Chef” contestant and Houston native EVELYN GARCIA shows off how to make an impressive shrimp boil guaranteed to please at the next rodeo!

Tuesday, May 10 – “Live’s Virtual Road Trip” stops in New Orleans, Louisiana! Actor KEN JEONG tells the hosts about the new comedy series “The Pentaverate,” and actress and author MELISSA GILBERT talks about her new book “Back to the Prairie: A Home Remade, A Life Rediscovered.” In addition, MASON HEREFORD of New Orleans staple sandwich shop Turkey and the Wolf prepares a delicious Louisiana delicacy.

Wednesday, May 11 – It’s off to the capital for “Live’s Virtual Road Trip” with the next stop in Washington, D.C.! Superstar MIKE MYERS discusses the new comedy series “The Pentaverate.” Plus, comedian and author ALI WENTWORTH unpacks her new book “Ali’s Well That Ends Well: Tales of Desperation and a Little Inspiration,” and Chef JOANCARLO PARKHURST of LaFamosa restaurant whips up a top-tier D.C. inspired dish.

Thursday, May 12 – Kelly and Ryan head to Charleston, South Carolina, for the next stop on “Live’s Virtual Road Trip”! The hosts chat with actress JEAN SMART about the new season of “Hacks,” and HOWIE MANDEL stops by to break down the newest season of “America’s Got Talent.”

Friday, May 13 – “Live” heads to the coast to wrap up “Live’s Virtual Road Trip” in sunny Sacramento, California! Actress JULIANNE HOUGH breaks down her role in the new Broadway show “POTUS.” In addition, Chef CHRIS BARNUM-DANN of Localis restaurant prepares his recipe for Fluke with English Pea Risotto.

“Live with Kelly and Ryan” is distributed in national syndication by Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution. The show is produced by WABC-TV in New York and executive produced by Michael Gelman, Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest. Visit “Live” on the web (KellyandRyan.com), Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat (@LiveKellyRyan).



‘Live With Kelly and Ryan’ Announces a Brand-New Edition of ‘Live’s Virtual Road Trip’!





‘Live With Kelly and Ryan’ Announces a Brand-New Edition of ‘Live’s Virtual Road Trip’!
Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest Take Viewers on Virtual Visits to Some of the Country’s Most Amazing Cities

Houston; New Orleans; Washington, D.C.; Charleston, South Carolina; and Sacramento, California

“Live with Kelly and Ryan” leaps into spring as it brings viewers on a trip to beautiful cities across the country via virtual remote visits, highlighting the local culture and popular destinations in each locale.

The first stop on the spring edition of “Live’s Virtual Road Trip” on Monday, May 9, is Houston. Guests include Norman Reedus, plus “Top Chef” contestant and Houston native, Evelyn Garcia, will give a cooking demonstration for her delicious shrimp boil.

Next, on Tuesday, May 10, Kelly and Ryan “visit” New Orleans! The hosts will chat with Melissa Gilbert and Ken Jeong, who completed his medical residency in New Orleans. Plus, New Orleans’ own Mason Hereford of the restaurant Turkey and the Wolf will teach Kelly and Ryan to make one of his most popular sandwiches.

On Wednesday, May 11, “Live” heads to our nation’s capital, Washington, D.C. The hosts will speak with superstar Mike Meyers and comedian Ali Wentworth, who was born right in the beltway. Plus, they will learn to prepare a signature D.C. dish from local chef Joancarlo Parkhurst of La Famosa restaurant.

The picturesque city of Charleston is next on Thursday, May 12. Guests include Jean Smart and Howie Mandel, and a special local chef will prepare a quintessential southern dish.

Rounding out the week on Friday, May 13, Kelly and Ryan virtually head out west to California to the beautiful city of Sacramento. Guests include Julianne Hough and local chef Chris Barnum-Dann who will whip up some pan-roasted fluke.

So grab your virtual boarding pass and travel with “Live” starting this Monday, May 9!

Check local listings. www.kellyandryan.com



‘Live with Kelly and Ryan’ Week of May 2-6





Benedict Cumberbatch, Rebel Wilson, Elizabeth Olsen and Jennifer Grey Headline Guest Lineup for the Week of May 2-6 on ‘Live with Kelly and Ryan’
Nationally syndicated morning talk show “Live with Kelly and Ryan” announces the lineup of guests appearing on the show the week of May 2-6.

Monday, May 2 – The hosts interview actress JENNA DEWAN about her judging gig on the new TV game show “Come Dance with Me.” Plus, the hosts kick off “Live’s I Love Mom Week,” a series of segments leading up to Mother’s Day with ideas that are sure to delight mom! DR. GAIL SALTZ starts off the week with gifts you can give yourself on Mother’s Day.

Tuesday, May 3 – Actor CHRIS O’DONNELL discusses the latest on “NCIS: Los Angeles,” and actress and author JENNIFER GREY tells Kelly and Ryan about her new book, “Out of the Corner: A Memoir.”

Wednesday, May 4 – Superstar BENEDICT CUMBERBATCH returns to “Live” to dish on the highly anticipated new Marvel film, “Dr. Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.” In addition, floral expert CHRISTINA STEMBEL teaches how to create DIY flower bouquets as part of “Live’s I Love Mom Week.”

Thursday, May 5 – Kelly and Ryan chat with actress REBEL WILSON about her film “Senior Year,” and “Live’s I Love Mom Week” continues with gift basket ideas for mom from THE CRAFTY LUMBERJACKS.

Friday, May 6 – Mom’s the word because it’s “Live’s I Love Mom Special”! Actress ELIZABETH OLSEN talks about her role in the new Marvel film, “Dr. Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.” Then, Kelly and Ryan get a visit from one of Kelly’s children, Ryan’s mother and a few members of executive producer Michael Gelman’s family to play an extra special game called “Who Knows Mom Best?” Finally, friend of “Live” STEVE PATTERSON stops by once again to talk to NYC moms ahead of Mother’s Day.

“Live with Kelly and Ryan” is distributed in national syndication by Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution. The show is produced by WABC-TV in New York and executive produced by Michael Gelman, Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest. Visit “Live” on the web (KellyandRyan.com), Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat (@LiveKellyRyan).



‘Live with Kelly and Ryan’ Is the Only Syndicated Talk Show To Post Weekly Gains





‘Live with Kelly and Ryan’ Is the Only Syndicated Talk Show To Post Weekly Gains in Households and Total Viewers
Ratings Report for Week of April 11, 2022

National Live+Same Day Program Ratings

‘Live with Kelly and Ryan’ Is the Only Syndicated Talk Show To Post Weekly Gains in Households and Total Viewers

‘Live’ Ranks as the Week’s No. 1 Daytime Talk Show Across All Key Measures

During the week of April 11, 2022, “Live with Kelly and Ryan” grew over the prior week by 6% in Households (1.7 rating vs. 1.6 rating) and by 3% with Total Viewers (2.379 million vs. 2.320 million), while holding even week to week among Women 25-54 (0.6 rating). In fact, “Live” stood as the only syndicated talk show to post weekly gains in both Households (+6%) and Total Viewers (+3%).

“Live with Kelly and Ryan” outdelivered “Dr. Phil” by 21% in Households (1.7 rating vs. 1.4 rating), by 26% with Total Viewers (2.379 million vs. 1.895 million) and by 20% with Women 25-54 (0.6 rating vs. 0.5 rating).

“Live with Kelly and Ryan” stood as the week’s No. 1 daytime talk show – network or syndicated – across all key Nielsen measures: Households (1.7 rating), Total Viewers (2.379 million) and Women 25-54 (0.6 rating).

“Live with Kelly and Ryan” ranked as the No. 1 syndicated talk show for 14 consecutive weeks in Women 25-54 (0.6 rating), for 10 straight weeks in Total Viewers (2.379 million) and for 6 weeks in a row in Households (1.7 rating).

On average for the 2021-2022 season, “Live with Kelly and Ryan” tops “Dr. Phil” to stand as the No. 1 daytime talk show in Total Viewers (2.440 million vs. 2.420 million). In addition, “Live” ranks as the season’s No. 1 daytime talk show for the first time ever across all key Nielsen measures: Households (1.7 rating-tie), Total Viewers (2.440 million) and Women 25-54 (0.7 rating). In fact, “Live” stands as the No. 1 daytime talk show of the season for the 3rd year in a row with Women 25-54.

“Live with Kelly and Ryan” outdelivers the final season of “Ellen” by enormous double-digit margins in Households (+70% – 1.7 rating vs. 1.0 rating), Total Viewers (+72% – 2.440 million vs. 1.416 million) and Women 25-54 (+75% – 0.7 rating vs. 0.4 rating).

About “Live with Kelly and Ryan”
“Live with Kelly and Ryan” is distributed in national syndication by Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution. The show is produced by WABC-TV in New York and executive produced by Michael Gelman, Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest. Visit “Live” on the web (KellyandRyan.com), Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat (@LiveKellyRyan).

Source: The Nielsen Company, National Live+Same Day Program Ratings, weeks of 4/11/22, 4/4/22 and 2021-2022 season (9/6/21-4/17/22).

*COPYRIGHT ©2022 WABC-TV. All photography is copyrighted material and is for editorial use only. Images are not to be archived, altered, duplicated, resold, retransmitted or used for any other purposes without written permission of WABC-TV. Images are distributed to the press in order to publicize current programming. Any other usage must be licensed. Photos posted for Web use must be at the low resolution of 72dpi, no larger than 2×3 in size.



‘Live With Kelly and Ryan’ Week of April 25 – 29





Miles Teller, David Spade, Elisabeth Moss and Debra Messing Headline Guest Lineup for the Week of April 25 – 29 on ‘Live With Kelly and Ryan’
Nationally syndicated morning talk show “Live with Kelly and Ryan” announces the lineup of guests appearing on the show the week of April 25-29.

Monday, April 25 – Actress DEBRA MESSING tells the hosts about her role in the new Broadway play “Birthday Candles,” and Chef ERIC RIPERT returns with another delicious recipe.

Tuesday, April 26 – MARK CONSUELOS joins Kelly as co-host for the day. Kelly and Mark sit down with actor MILES TELLER to discuss the film “The Offer.” Plus, actress JAMIE-LYNN SIGLER stops by to talk about the ABC TV series “Big Sky,” and YOUTUBERS RHETT MCLAUGHLIN and LINK NEAL reveal fun food facts.

Wednesday, April 27 – Actress ELISABETH MOSS catches up with the hosts, and ‘The Sleep Doctor” DR. MICHAEL BRUES advises how to pick the best sleep supplements.

Thursday, April 28 – Actor DULÉ HILL discusses the ABC TV series “The Wonder Years,” and “The Folding Lady” SOPHIE LIARD teaches Kelly and Ryan some excellent tips on how to fold clothing properly.

Friday, April 29 – Comedian DAVID SPADE talks about his new stand-up special “Nothing Personal,” and “The Fiscal Firecrackers” SUSAN YEAGLEY and GALIA GICHON provide tips on saving and growing your money.

“Live with Kelly and Ryan” is distributed in national syndication by Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution. The show is produced by WABC-TV in New York and executive produced by Michael Gelman, Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest. Visit “Live” on the web (KellyandRyan.com), Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat (@LiveKellyRyan).



‘Live with Kelly and Ryan’ Emerges as the No. 1 Daytime Talk Show





‘Live with Kelly and Ryan’ Emerges as the No. 1 Daytime Talk Show of the Season in Total Viewers
‘Live’ Marks Its 3rd Straight Year as the Season’s

No. 1 Daytime Talker With Women 25-54

‘Live’ Outdelivers the Final Season of ‘Ellen’ by Enormous Double Digits

During the week of April 4, 2022, “Live with Kelly and Ryan” emerged as the No. 1 daytime talk show — network or syndicated — of the season in Total Viewers (2.442 million), moving ahead of “Dr. Phil” (2.439 million).

Including Total Viewers, “Live with Kelly and Ryan” now ranks as the season’s No. 1 daytime talk show for the first time ever across all key Nielsen measures: Households (1.7 rating-tie), Total Viewers (2.442 million) and Women 25-54 (0.7 rating). In fact, “Live” stands as the No. 1 daytime talk show of the season for the 3rd year in a row with Women 25-54.

“Live with Kelly and Ryan” outdelivers the final season of “Ellen” by enormous double-digit margins in Households (+70% – 1.7 rating vs. 1.0 rating), Total Viewers (+72% – 2.442 million vs. 1.420 million) and Women 25-54 (+75% – 0.7 rating vs. 0.4 rating).

“Live with Kelly and Ryan” ranked as the No. 1 syndicated talk show for the 13th straight week with Women 25-54 (0.6 rating-tie), for the 9th week running in Total Viewers (2.320 million) and for the 5th consecutive week in Households (1.6 rating). “Live” outdelivered “Dr. Phil” by 7% in Households (1.6 rating vs. 1.5 rating) and by 7% in Total Viewers (2.320 million vs. 2.169 million), while tying among Women 25-54 (0.6 rating).

About “Live with Kelly and Ryan”

“Live with Kelly and Ryan” is distributed in national syndication by Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution. The show is produced by WABC-TV in New York and executive produced by Michael Gelman, Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest. Visit “Live” on the web (KellyandRyan.com), Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat (@LiveKellyRyan).

Source: The Nielsen Company, National Live+Same Day Program Ratings, weeks of 4/4/22, 3/28/22 and 2021-2022 season (9/6/21-4/10/22).

*COPYRIGHT ©2022 WABC-TV. All photography is copyrighted material and is for editorial use only. Images are not to be archived, altered, duplicated, resold, retransmitted or used for any other purposes without written permission of WABC-TV. Images are distributed to the press in order to publicize current programming. Any other usage must be licensed. Photos posted for Web use must be at the low resolution of 72dpi, no larger than 2×3 in size.