Caroline Rhea Joins Ryan Seacrest as a Guest Host on ‘Live’ (Again)

First, it was Katie Lowes. Then, it was Lisa Rinna. And now, Ryan Seacrest has enlisted another guest co-host for Live with Kelly and Ryan.

Today, producers shared a behind-the-scenes video on the show’s official Instagram account and confirmed that Caroline Rhea (Sabrina the Teenage Witch) is filling in for Kelly Ripa.

In the video, Rhea walks onto the stage followed by Seacrest. She cautiously looks around before taking her seat to ensure she’s in the right spot. The actress is wearing a colorful ensemble, featuring a tropical green-and-pink blouse that match her pastel pants.

This isn’t the first time that Rhea has appeared on Live with Kelly and Ryan—in fact, she’s been a guest and a co-host in previous installments. Still, her duties shouldn’t come as a huge surprise to fans of the show.

For the past few episodes, various guest co-hosts have filled in for Ripa, including everyone from Katie Lowes (Scandal) to Lisa Rinna (The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills). Earlier this month, Seacrest brought in not one, but two special guests in her absence: Luke Bryan and Carson Kressley.

Wherever Ripa is at the moment though, we’re certain she’s celebrating her daughter Lola’s new single, “Paranoia Silverlining.”

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