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Search to begin for Michael Strahan's successor on 'Live'

If finding a new partner for Kelly Ripa on her daytime talk show is anything like the process that led to Michael Strahan's hiring, it won't be quick.

"Live" went through nine months and 59 guest co-hosts before former football star Strahan was chosen to replace Regis Philbin. Strahan, who started in 2012, is leaving to work full-time at "Good Morning America" and ABC announced that his last day will be on May 13.

The last time around, some of the guest hosts were just filling in, others actively trying out for the full-time job. Among Ripa's partners were Anderson Cooper, Seth Meyers, Neil Patrick Harris, Jeff Probst, Nick Lachey, Josh Groban, Alec...