20 August 2012 6:51 AM, PDT | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

After months of speculation, Kelly Ripa will finally announce her new co-host on Live! with Kelly on September 4.

Since longtime host Regis Philbin's departure last November, 59 different celebrities have co-hosted the show with Kelly, and one has been chosen for the coveted morning position. Past co-hosts have included Anderson Cooper, Nick Lachey and Josh Groban.

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In July, rumors intensified that Saturday Night Live's Seth Meyers was the frontrunner as Philbin's replacement, though he shot down the talk in an interview with The Orlando Sun-Sentinal.

"I know [Regis's replacement] is a very important thing down there. But, right now, what I would say to you: I'm really in love with the job I have. I'm very excited to be going back [to SNL] for the election season, which is always fun," he said.

Pics: Who Should Replace Regis Philbin

The new season of Live! with Kelly kicks off September 3, with Kelly acting as a solo »


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