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TV personality Michael Strahan has closed the distinctive gap in his teeth by getting veneers fitted.

The "Good Morning America" host admitted his fans and family advised him not to alter the distinctive feature. But he dismissed their advice and had a temporary dental veneer fitted.

Speaking in a video documenting the process, he said: "I go home they say, don't do it, if I post something, it'll be like don't do it, if I talk to my friends, they say, don't do it, my business partner, he'll say don't do it. But I gotta do what I wanna do for myself."

Later in the video, the former NFL player showed off his new smile.

"I love it! Holy f**k!" he exclaimed.

He captioned the video: "I did it. @smiledesignmanhattan #GoodbyeGap."

Michael Strahan wants to be a role model for young people with gaps in their teeth. He recalled an experience early in his NFL career, when he contemplated closing his gap.

"I was at the dentist having him do mock-ups. I thought about it, man... I was in my twenties. I was playing with the Giants. There's so much pressure to be perfect. You can fix anything now. For me, I made the conscious effort to say, 'This is who I am.' I'm not perfect. I don't want to be perfect. At this point, I don't think my kids would recognize me without it."
 


 

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Michael Strahan's female fans were pleasantly surprised after paparazzi photos revealed he is dating a Black woman.

Strahan has always had a type, but his new woman is not Caucasian, mixed race or exotic-looking. She's a homegrown sista girl with a pretty smile and a natural afro!

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The 48-year-old GMA host was spotted enjoying a dinner with friends and his new woman by his side at a Beverly Hills eatery.

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The group appeared to be celebrating as they ate cake, with Strahan taking the cake box home after dinner.

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Strahan put his arms lovingly around his new lady as they waited for the valet to bring his car around.

The news comes days after Strahan settled claims agains his ex-wife Jean Strahan that she abused their twin daughters.

The former NFL star shelled out $15.5 million to Jean, his second wife, in a bitter divorce in 2006.

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In court documents filed in a North Carolina courthouse in February, Strahan said Jean engaged in a "pattern of abusive conduct" toward their 16-year-old daughters, Sophia and Isabella.

The claims were dismissed on Oct. 13, according to Page Six. The exes reportedly settled on a shared custody arrangement for the teenagers.

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Daytime talk show "Strahan, Sara and Keke" won't return from coronavirus hiatus, multiple sources confirmed to Page Six.

"'Strahan, Sara and Keke' is put on hiatus and it doesn't look like it's going to come off," a source told Page Six.

ABC News took the talk show off the air in March and replaced it with
"Pandemic: What you Need to Know," a daily coronavirus report by Amy Robach, Dr. Jen Ashton and TJ Holmes.

"It was initially supposed to be a 2-week experiment and the show did really well," a spokesperson told Page Six.

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Keke Palmer joined the show a year ago after she impressed ABC execs following her appearance on "Strahan and Sara," starring co-hosts Michael Strahan and Sara Haines.

Strahan and Haines won't be on the unemployment line. Strahan still hosts "GMA."

"Everyone is still getting paid. There's space for everyone. They're actively in contact... They're figuring out what the future will look like," a source said.

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