Ryan Seacrest joked about his exit from “Live” during an episode of the show. He commented that he “got out” in the “nick of time.” His comment seemed to suggest that he left before the show faced any major issues.
Ryan Seacrest made light of his departure from “Live” by joking that he “got out” just in time.
Fans of the morning show “Live with Kelly and Ryan” were shocked when Ryan Seacrest announced his departure from the show in 2021. However, Seacrest seems to be at peace with his decision, if his recent joke on air is any indication. After actor Jake Gyllenhaal mentioned that he’s been growing a beard since the pandemic began, Seacrest responded by saying, “I grew a beard since the last commercial break…because I don’t have to look groomed every single day anymore!”
Later on in the show, Seacrest continued to poke fun at his exit by saying, “I got out, in the nick of time.” He then went on to joke that the reason he’s leaving is because he wants to focus on his tequila brand. “I’m just waiting for the call to come back and taste-test.” Of course, Seacrest’s jokes were met with laughter and applause from the audience.
Despite Seacrest’s departure, “Live with Kelly and Ryan” continues to be a popular morning show on ABC. The show has been on the air since 1983 and has had several different co-hosts over the years. Kelly Ripa has been co-hosting the show since 2001, first alongside Regis Philbin and then with Seacrest starting in 2017. The show features a mix of celebrity interviews, cooking segments, and lifestyle tips.
While fans may miss Seacrest’s presence on the show, it’s clear that he’s moving on to new challenges and adventures. Whether he’s focusing on his tequila brand or pursuing other projects, fans can be sure that Seacrest will continue to entertain and inspire audiences for years to come.