ANTHONY ANDERSON, JEFF GORDON AND CAROLINE WOZNIACKI JOIN "LIVE WITH KELLY AND MICHAEL'S" LIVE BROADCAST FROM THE WHITE HOUSE EASTER EGG ROLL ON MONDAY, APRIL 6, 2015
Celebrities Will Take On First Lady Michelle Obama's Nationwide Fitness Challenge,
The #GimmeFive Campaign, During "LIVE" Broadcast
NEW YORK, NY - April 3, 2015 - "black-ish" star ANTHONY ANDERSON, NASCAR legend JEFF GORDON and tennis superstar CAROLINE WOZNIACKI have joined the lineup of guests stopping by "LIVE with Kelly and Michael"'s special broadcast from the White House on Monday, April 6, 2015. For the first time, the full hour of the top morning talk show will originate live from the White House, during the annual Easter Egg Roll. The show also includes a sit down with First Lady of the United States MICHELLE OBAMA, as well as "Nashville" star CONNIE BRITTON.
During this morning's "LIVE," it was announced that Anderson, Gordon and Wozniacki will take part in Mrs. Obama's latest social media fitness craze, her #GimmeFive challenge. The First Lady has asked Americans across the nation to share five things that they are doing to lead a healthier life, and today co-host Kelly Ripa and guest co-host Mark Consuelos shared the three challenges the trio of celebrities will face live at the White House on April 6 during their appearance on "LIVE." First up was Howie Mandel, who challenged Gordon to do five pushups. Next was Cedric the Entertainer, who asked his friend Anderson to do five tricep dips, followed by a handstand. Last was "Survivor" host Jeff Probst, who called upon Wozniacki to do five jumping jacks.
The announcement culminated with Consuelos himself taking on the #GimmeFive challenge, bench pressing Ripa five times, before issuing his own challenge to his wife.
Here's the link to "LIVE's" #GimmeFive challenge video: https://youtu.be/1hfrm7ZGQY8
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