- Name: Kelly Ripa
- Age: 46 years old
- Height: 5ft 3in (160 cm)
- Occupation: Talk Show Host
- Net Worth: US $100 Million
- Status: Alive
Kelly Ripa is an American talk show host and actress. She’s best know for the shows ‘Live! with Kelly and Michael’ and ‘All My Children’. Ripa was born on October 2, 1970 in Stratford, New Jersey. Her mother, Esther, is a homemaker and her father, Joseph, a bus driver and labor union president. She has a younger sister named Linda. Ripa attended Eastern Regional High School followed by Camden Community College. She dropped out of college before completing her psychology degree.
Ripa took ballet lessons as a child. She was also featured in various local theater productions. Her stage credit include the comedy play, The Ugly Duckling, written by A.A. Milne. Ripa performed on the dance show, Dance Party USA, from 1986 to 1992. She landed her breakthrough role as “Hayley Vaughan” on the ABC sitcom, All My Children, in 1990. She held the role for 12 years from 1990-2002. Ripa picked up two Emmy Award nominations for her performance; one for Best Supporting Actress and the other for Outstanding Younger Actress in a drama series.
In 2001, Ripa replaced Kathie Lee Gifford as the new co-host of the morning talk show, Live with Regis and Kelly. She and Regis Philbin co-hosted the show for ten years on ABC. Philbin was replaced with retired football player ‘Michael Strahan’ in 2012. Ripa co-hosted ‘Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade’ from 2001-2009. She starred as “Faith Fairfield” on the sitcom, Hope & Faith, from 2003-2006. Her film credit include Marvin’s Room (1996), The Stand-In (1999), and Fly Me to the Moon (2008). Ripa has won 4 Daytime Emmys, and 3 Soap Opera Digest Awards. Her star was added to the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2015.
Kelly Ripa is 5ft 3in tall and is of Italian and Irish descent. She has a net worth of $100 million and an annual salary of $20 million. Ripa married film and television actor, Mark Consuelos, in 1996. They have three children, Michael Joseph, Lola Grace and Joaquin Antonio Consuelos.
Kelly Ripa Age, Birthday, Married
- Birth Name: Kelly Maria Ripa
- Common Misspelling: Kelly Rippa
- Birthday: October 2, 1970
- How Old : Age: 46 years old
- Place of Birth: Stratford, New Jersey, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Libra
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 3in (160 cm)
- Occupation: Talk Show Host, Actress, Producer
- Years Active: 1986-present
- Net Worth 2017: US $100 Million
- Marriage(s): Mark Consuelos
- Death-O-Meter: Alive