Kelly Ripa has been a fixture of daytime television for the past two decades, but she hopes to eventually transition to a behind-the-scenes role.
The Live! co-host, who turned 50 earlier this month, reflected on what’s next in a recent interview with Parade.
“I’ve been writing a lot,” she said. “So my goal ultimately would be to eventually get off camera and start working behind the camera more in that creative aspect because I really do enjoy the writing process so much.”
As it turns out, her co-host and longtime friend Ryan Seacrest is part of the reason she hasn’t bowed out yet.
“I talk about this with Ryan all the time because I was really looking to retire like by now, but Ryan Seacrest is so fabulous