GMA’s Lara Spencer was forced to sit out the show finale with the on-screen co-star while the health battle continued
GOOD Morning America’s Lara Spencer had to sit out the finale of yesterday’s show.
Viewers were treated to a live performance by Cheat Codes and country singer MacKenzie Porter at the end of Monday’s episode.
Lara, who has been wearing protective boots for weeks, was seen waving her arm to the music in her director’s chair.
She danced alongside colleague Rebecca Jarvis — the chief business, business and technology correspondent at ABC News.
Lara captioned the video, “Dance like nobody’s looking (And you’re not wearing a boot.”
Rebecca shared a video of Lara pretending to play the guitar while holding up her injured leg.
She captioned the short clip, “Ladies & Gentleman, Lara Spencer.”
Lara announced earlier this month that she had undergone foot surgery.
She told fans a torn plantar plate and ruptured ligament slowly worsened before going under the knife.
The mother said she didn’t want to miss her daughter’s final football season and the holidays.
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She said, “Rollin in 2023 like … I’m not exactly sure, but it should be interesting at work.”
Lara has documented her recovery online by sharing videos of herself exercising at a rehabilitation center.
She posted a snap online showing her balancing her legs on a large ball.
And in a second video, she was seen doing leg exercises while being instructed by her therapist.
The daytime TV star has used a pink scooter to get around the studio.
She beefed up the mode of transport and covered the handlebars with crystals.
Lara also added jewels, a bell, and some tassels to the transport.
She revealed the scooter had become “quite an attraction” on the GMA set.
Suddenly weatherman Sam Champion was seen fooling around with Lara and her scooter.
The meteorologist said, “I’m here to help!”
Champion revealed his peers Robin Roberts and Michael Strahan urged him to “be careful”.
The US Sun reported how Lara is passing her time between stories while recovering from surgery.
In one fell swoop, she was seen putting her injured foot on an empty chair beside her.
https://www.the-sun.com/entertainment/7267367/gma-lara-spencer-sit-out-show-finale/ GMA’s Lara Spencer was forced to sit out the show finale with the on-screen co-star while the health battle continued