On Wednesday, Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest interviewed Cicely Tyson for a pre-recorded show that aired on Friday, January 29th. Tyson died today January 28th.
The producers have decided to continue programming. The interview will air on Friday at 9:00 p.m. ET / 2:05 p.m.
A statement from the program said that The Live with Kelly and Ryan team were devastated when they learned of her death. You have decided to air the show and interview as originally planned. “
The statement concluded: “The hosts, staff and crew of“ Live ”offer their deepest condolences to the family, friends and fans of Miss Tyson, and hope that the interview is a fitting tribute to this legendary actress.