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Michael Strahan TV host heading to 'Good Morning America' full time

Micheal Strahan will be leaving his popular TV show 'Live! With Kelly and Michael' for 'Good Morning America' full time

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Michael Strahan leaves 'Live! With Kelly and Michael' for GMA

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Michael Strahan will be leaving his popular TV show 'Live! With Kelly and Michael' to ABC's 'Good Morning America' show full time.

 

The president of ABC News, James Goldston made the announcement in a memo to staff (via Variety)\ on April 19.

"Michael has been a stellar addition to the broadcast. Over the past two years on GMA, he’s proven to be a tireless and versatile broadcaster with an incredible ability to connect with people, from veterans to American pop culture icons and newsmakers,"

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Michael Strahan and Kelly Ripa

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"He will end a four year run as Kelly Ripa’s co-host on Live!, where he has honed his skills as an interviewer with genuine warmth and a quick wit. At GMA, he’ll now have even more opportunities to tell stories that inspire, inform and empower people," the statement read.

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Nicole Murphy was then engaged to  Michael Strahan for five years until this August 2014. play

Nicole Murphy was then engaged to  Michael Strahan for five years until this August 2014.

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Reports say Michael will start full-time at GMA in September but there is no date for his final Live show yet.

His co-star Kelly Ripa has yet to make comment.

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