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Ryan Seacrest Reportedly Close To Returning For ‘American Idol’ Reboot

It already seemed like Ryan Seacrest was everywhere. Well, get ready to see him even more.

Seacrest, who just joined Kelly Ripa as the official co-host of “Live,” is in “advanced talks” to return as the host of “American Idol” for its 2018 reboot, Variety reported Wednesday.

The trade publication, citing an unnamed source, said “final tweaks” were being worked out on a new contract for Seacrest’s “Idol” homecoming.

However, the outlet interviewed another source who claimed the talks were in the early stages and that Seacrest’s crammed schedule presented obstacles.

Interviewed by TMZ on the…

‘We’re Going to Need a Bigger Mug!’ Kelly Ripa Will Announce Her New Live Co-Host on Monday

The search is finally over.

Kelly Ripa tweeted on Sunday that she’ll announce her new Live! co-host on Monday following nearly a year of speculation after Michael Strahan‘s spring 2016 departure.

The host teased the announcement on Twitter on Sunday, sharing a video of herself sipping from a Live with Kelly mug with a question mark drawn on it.

“Tune in tomorrow,” Ripa says after taking a sip. “Trust me!”

A slew of celebrities have joined Ripa on the daytime talk series, with some of the top contenders including Jerry O’Connell and Fred Savage.

Last April, Strahan announced that he’d be leaving Live! for the Good Morning America after four years – news that surprised viewers and Ripa.

Before Strahan’s final show in May, sources told…