And if TMZ is correct, she is super on board and her team is working to clear her schedule for taping.
This would actually be a really smart move because not only is Kelly talented and has had a very successful career, she also knows what it takes to make it on the show and to prosper in the reality setting.
She is like a judge and a mentor all in one. One down, two to go. Oh, and apparently somehow Ryan Seacrest is still most likely going to host, even though he is also slated to be on with Kelly Ripa in New York.