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May 20, 2022

Ewan McGregor, Jon Hamm, Seth Meyers and Gaten Matarazzo Plus the Winner and Runner Up of ‘American Idol’ Headline Guest Lineup for the Week of May 23–27 on ‘Live With Kelly and Ryan’

Nationally syndicated morning talk show “Live with Kelly and Ryan” announces the lineup of guests appearing on the show the week of May 23-27.


Monday, May 23 – Host and comedian SETH MEYERS catches up with Kelly and Ryan, and fresh off of their victory, the “AMERICAN IDOL” WINNER will perform live in-studio!

Tuesday, May 24 – The hosts sit down with superstar EWAN MCGREGOR ahead of his highly anticipated Disney+ limited series, “Obi-Wan Kenobi.” Plus, actress JENNIFER CONNELLY breaks down the new sequel “Top Gun: Maverick,” and “The Folding Lady” SOPHIE LIARD provides the best ways to fold laundry.

Wednesday, May 25 – Kelly and Ryan talk with actress CAMILLA LUDDINGTON about her role in the ABC hit TV series “Grey’s Anatomy,” and actor GATEN MATARAZZO unpacks the new season of the TV series “Stranger Things.”

Thursday, May 26 – Actor JON HAMM returns to “Live,” and lifestyle expert MONICA MANGIN has more unbeatable bargains! Plus, the RUNNER-UP OF “AMERICAN IDOL” will perform in-studio.

Friday, May 27 – Don’t miss when one of the top 10 finalists of “American Idol” performs in-studio on “LIVE’s AMERICAN IDOL ENCORE,” as decided by an online poll of “Live” viewers!


“Live with Kelly and Ryan” is distributed in national syndication by Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution. The show is produced by WABC-TV in New York and executive produced by Michael Gelman, Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest. Visit “Live” on the web (, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat (@LiveKellyRyan).


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