Kelly Ripa born October 2, 1970 is an American actress and television host. Since February 2001, she has served as the co-host of talk show Live with Regis and Kelly, along with Regis Philbin and now solo host of Live! With Kelly. Earlier in her career, Ripa played Hayley Vaughan for twelve years 1990–2002 on the television soap opera All My Children 1970–2011, she also played Faith Fairfield on the television situation comedy Hope & Faith 2003–2006. Both television series were on the ABC network.