See Kelly Ripa Transform Into Jessica Chastain’s Tammy Faye Character


From TV host to televangelist.

In a Preview VideoThis was shared March 16, Kelly RipaUnveiled: A striking impersonation of a television personality Tammy Faye BakkerWho was the most recently played by? Jessica ChastainThe movie The Eyes of Tammy Faye.

This video was used as a teaser.Live with Kelly and Ryan at the After Oscar ShowKelly was seen in a red curly hairstyle with Tammy’s famed fake lashes, eye shadow and heavily lined lips. Kelly wore two outfits during the clip: a sequin shirt and a top with a leopard print cheetah pattern.

Kelly starts by belting. “Jesus keeps taking me higher and higher,”For a closer look, you can cut to her face before the scene.

Kelly is asked by an off-camera voice if she would like some makeup remover. She responds, “Oh, no.”

“That’s it. I mean, they’re permanently lined, and my eyes are permanently lined and my eyebrows are permanently on, so there’s not a whole lot you can do. This is who I am,”Kelly laughed, quoting from a line by The Eyes of Tammy Faye.