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Kelly Ripa Transforms Into Lucille Ball, 'Glee's' Sue Sylvester and 'New Girl's' Jess (Video)

In a new teaser for Sunday's TV Land Awards, Ripa tries on a variety of the small screen's iconic characters while prepping for her duties as host.

Daytime star and morning talk show host Kelly Ripa is hosting the 10th Annual TV Land Awards airing Sunday at 9 p.m. And clearly she’s hoping to make a grand entrance.

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In a new sketch teasing the awards, Ripa gets some help from style guru Carson Kressley in picking an iconic character's look from TV’s past and present to kick off the awards. They range from funny gals Lucille Ball, Glee’s Sue Sylvester and New Girl’s Jess to heroines like Wonder Woman and Catwoman. 

Watch the video above to find out which character she ultimately lands on.

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This year’s TV Land Awards honorees include Aretha Franklin and TV shows In Living Color, Laverne & Shirley, One Day at a Time and Pee-wee’s Playhouse.

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