Michael is following in his famous parents’ footsteps, having nabbed a few TV roles, including two appearances in his dad’s show Riverdale, where he portrayed his dad’s character as a teenager.
Ripa and Mark, 51, also share son Joaquin, 19, and daughter Lola, 21, making the spouses part-time empty nesters when college is in session. “We took our youngest son to college, we dropped him off. It was hard. It was really hard,” she recalled. “We dropped him off at school and we gave him a hug — it was actually brutally painful. And I said, ‘I did not realize that 18 years would go so fast.'”