Kelly Ripa is an American dancer, producer, actress, and Television personality. Many people recognized her for co-hosting the syndicated morning talk show Live! with Kelly and Ryan. The show along with its hosts has won several awards including the 2016 Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host.
The actress is also known for her several roles in several films and sitcoms like All My Children and Hope & Faith. In addition, the actress along with her husband Mark Consuelos had founded Milojo (initials name of their children) in 2007. Let us scroll over to know more information on the multi-talented personality.
Caption: The American media personality, Kelly Ripa.
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Kelly Ripa: Bio, Family, Career
The media personality was born on 2 October 1970 as Kelly Maria Ripa in Berlin, New Jersey, the United States. She was born as the daughter of Esther and Joseph Ripa. Her father worked as a labor union president and bus driver while her mother, a homemaker. She has a sister, Linda who is a children’s book author. She belongs to three-quarters of Italian and one-quarter Irish ancestry and grew up in a Catholic family.
From the young age of three, she studied ballet and playing the piano. Regarding her education, she had graduated from Eastern Regional High School in Voorhees Township, New Jersey. With the encouragement of her drama teacher, she began to take it seriously about acting. At the time, she was a cheerleader. She starred her acting career through local theater productions. She further had discovered while performing in The Ugly Duckling during her high school senior year.
Additionally, she dropped out of Camden County College and moved to New York City to pursue an acting career. After gaining experience from television gigs, she starred in the music reality TV program Dancin’ On Air as a regular dancer in 1980. Following that, she became part of the 1990 ‘All My Children’ from which she gained immense popularity.
Since then, she has appeared in a number of series and films including 1999 The Stand-In, 2002 ED, 2003 Hope & Faith, 2015 Broad City, and 2019 Riverdale, many more. She mostly has appeared on reality television shows as a host as well as producer. Her award-winning shows include Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade, Live with Kelly and Ryan, and Live! with Kelly.
Kelly Ripa: Personal Life & Husband
The television personality is a happily married woman and has married American actor, Mark Consuelos. The duo first met in the year 1995 on the set of the American series All My Children and following that they eloped in the next year. It has been over 2 years that they are sharing a strong and understandable relationship with each other. Further, the couple has welcomed three children: two sons: Michael and Joaquin, and a daughter named Lola.
Caption: Kelly Ripa and husband Mark Consuelos
Kelly Ripa: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
Coming over to her earning, she has been making a hefty amount of fortune from her career in the entertainment industry. Therefore, she has an estimated around $120 million. She has also purchased a few properties including a $27 million luxurious mansion in the New York townhouse. Additionally, she has bought a luxurious car like Porsche.
She has a verified and personal Instagram account @kellyripa with 2.9 million followers. On Twitter, she goes by the verified handle @kellyripa with 1.4 million followers. She has a verified Facebook account under her name with more than 587k followers.
Kelly Ripa: Body Measurements
She has a slim and attractive body that measures 32-24-33 inches of chest-waist-hips respectively. Her body stands to a height of 5 feet 3 inches or 1.59 meters and weighs around 50 kg. She has blonde hair color with light blue eyes color.