Guests and Additional Co-Hosts Announced for 'Live! With Kelly' in Banff, Alberta
As 'Live! With Kelly' gets ready to travel to Banff, AB for four shows from April 2-5 at 9 a.m. ET on CTV, it was revealed today that Mark Consuelos, Peter Facinelli and Chris Harrison will be joining Kelly Ripa as co-hosts for the Canadian-based shows. Today’s announcement follows the exclusive reveal last week that ETALK co-anchor Ben Mulroney will be co-hosting with Kelly on Thursday, April 5 (visit CTV.ca to confirm local broadcast times).
On Monday, April 2 Mark Consuelos joins Kelly as co-host, and the pair interview the star of the new film American Reunion, actor Jason Biggs. The latest eliminated contestant from 'American Idol' also joins them to perform.
Chris Harrison joins Kelly as co-host on Tuesday, April 3. 'Glee' star Jayma Mays sits down with Kelly and Chris, and Canadian comedienne Caroline Rhea visits. Plus, electro-pop group Far East Movement performs their hit “Live My Life.”
Twilight star Peter Facinelli co-hosts with Kelly on Wednesday, April 4, and they chat with 'The Big Bang Theory' star Johnny Galecki.
ETALK co-anchor Ben Mulroney is Kelly’s co-host on Thursday, April 5, and they chat with Canadian-born 'GCB' star David James Elliott, and Canadian R&B artist and recent Grammy® Award-winner Melanie Fiona performs.
During the show’s visit to Canada, 'Live! With Kelly' will also showcase the abundant outdoor activities that Alberta has to offer. From snowshoeing and dog sledding, to torchlight skiing and cat skiing, 'Live!' is taking advantage of it all in the midst of the breathtaking majesty of Banff National Park.
Each 'Live! With Kelly' broadcast will originate from the Eric Harvie Theatre at The Banff Centre, a national arts training center located in the heart of the Canadian Rockies in Banff. The 959-seat theatre is The Banff Centre’s premier performance space, for opera, dance, music, film, theatre and conferences.