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Michael Strahan Makes Good Morning America Debut

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"Live with Kelly and Michael" co-host Strahan will be performing double-duties as morning news member of ABC's Good Morning America. Michael Strahan makes its debut on Good Morning America announced that it will join the program Morning News ' few ' days a week while co -host of 'Live' Michael Strahan was received in Good Morning America set today He announced that he will be working with them " a few days each week during your stay as full time co - host of " Live with Kelly and Michael ' at 9 am Was it only briefly on Good Morning America before having to run to the studio uptown 'Live' " Hopefully it's a match made in heaven," Strahan said in 'Live' today Occurs two weeks after Josh Elliott leaving the ABC news program in the morning for a deal in team sports rival NBC Michael Strahan New contract to work on Good Morning America has unveiled its future while fellow anchors joined for a brief introduction this morning. Former NFL player will join the program Morning News ' several days a week " , but will continue to co - host " Live with Kelly and Michael ' every day. Both 'Live' and ABC 's Good Morning America are programs and anchors are regularly fill in for each other when sick , but this is the permanent connection between the two staffs. George Stephanopoulos specifically cited " the way you and Kelly ( Ripa ) all intervened while Robin ( Roberts) was by far his transplant " as an example of how Strahan and was part of the show . ' It's a family and we appreciate that you too Strahan said he and Ripa . Its introduction in the top of the second hour of GMA this morning was brief - a crowd cheered and gag gifts as an alarm clock and a giant cup of coffee from your new colleagues - because he had to leave the studio quickly head uptown to studies of "live" to be there in time for the show 9am. When I sat next to Ripa on 'Live' an hour later , said the introduction was ' well, it was fast. " " I hope it's a match made in heaven ," he said . Strahan GMA formally begin next week , working for the morning show a couple of times a week , but nobody specifies what time of shooting and limitations would be imposed in order for him to do two shifts. Segment pre - recorded with live performances, the creative use of different ABC studios in Manhattan and programming Strahan, in the first hour of GMA could be used as potential ways to make the situation work . Adding to the crew Strahan Good Morning America became more and more probable since Josh Elliott came on March 30 . Strahan took over as permanent replacement for Regis Philbin in September 2012 and the show's audience responded with a sharp rise in the ratings. Reports emerged two weeks that the 42-year -old was in talks to join the cast of GMA because desertion for NBC Sports Elliott Stephanopoulos left the only co ago - male host . Now GMA is headed by Stephanopoulos , Roberts , Lara Spencer , Amy Robach and Ginger Zee who replaced Sam Champion when he left in December to headline his own show on the Weather Channel . In the days immediately following the surprise departure of Elliott, Strahan told the audience 'Live' that while he had gone to meet with ABC executives about him working on GMA , nothing had been finalized and no version of the transaction would leave the 9:00 a.m. talk show . ' This is what I do . This is me. This is my home . I love - he told Ripa in the air April 2 . Strahan and has a second job as co - host on Fox NFL Sunday , during football season , and hinted that plans to maintain strong ties to the shooting schedule night football program could cause interference with your new extra morning wake ups . Details of his contract were not revealed, but in a previous interview with the New York Times, Fox NFL Sunday Strahan co - host Terry Bradshaw joked that Strahan earned $ 16 million as a result of agreement 'Live' . Strahan did not comment on his salary, but shrugged saying " that's just Terry being a k...