It might have seemed funny, but this permanent A list host really meant what she said about this A list mogul/host.
She knows he wants to do the gig solo and have all the limelight himself.
She knows he is always talking to the producers about making that happen.
Kelly Ripa roasts co-host Ryan Seacrest during awards ceremony speech
Kelly Ripa razzed her “Live!” co-host Ryan Seacrest when he was honored at the Giants of Broadcasting and Electronic Arts ceremony at Gotham Hall.
“He’s the youngest ever recipient of the Giants award. If Merv Griffin and Dick Clark had a baby — and Dinah Shore was the midwife — that would be Seacrest,” she quipped.- Source