REPORTJerry O’Connell “Really Wants” to be Kelly Ripa’s New ‘Live!’ Co-Host

Will Live! With Kelly and Jerry soon be coming to a TV near you?

According to a new report, Jerry O’Connell “really wants” to be Kelly Ripa‘s new Live! co-host!

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Kelly and Jerry on Live! in 2012.

“He’s made no secret that he would love to do it. He gets along great with Kelly and they have great chemistry,” a source recently told E! News. “He’s hopeful. He’s having anyone he knows put in a good word.”

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Jerry, 42, has recently served as one of Kelly’s many guest co-hosts since her former onscreen partner, Michael Strahan, unexpectedly quit the show last April.

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