In a sneak peek at the episode, in advance of Mother’s Day, co-host Kloots is accompanied by her son with late husband, Canadian-born Broadway star Nick Cordero, who passed away after a lengthy battle with COVID-19.
Dressed in a white suit and carrying a bouquet of flowers, the youngster is seen walking onto the stage while his father’s song, “Live Your Life”, plays.
Giving his mother the flowers, he then gives Kloots a big hug.
“You guys, I can’t believe he actually just did that,” exclaims Kloots.
Other highlights of the May 7 episode include surprise Mother’s Day messages for Kloots from “CBS This Morning” co-host Gayle King and the Muppets of “Sesame Street”.