The View

Weekdays 11:00 AM on ABC Premiered Aug 11, 1997 In Season



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AIRED ON 5/2/2014

Season 18 : Episode 20140502

Show Summary

The View is ABC Daytime's morning chat fest, featuring a team of five dynamic women of different ages, experiences and backgrounds discussing the most exciting events of the day. The show consists of the five co-anchors debating topics in the news. Throughout each show they are joined by the best experts in their field and celebrtiy guests. The show is currently in it's twelfth season. The program has received critical acclaim since premiering August 11, 1997. Broadcast live Monday through Friday (11:00 a.m.-12:00 noon, ET, from New York City). The show's format has proved popular in other countries, most notably, the UK's show Loose Women. The show is produced by and features ABC News correspondent Barbara Walters from 1997, moderator Whoopi Goldberg from 2007, actress-comedian Sherri Shepherd from 2007, comedian Joy Behar from 1997, and television personality Elisabeth Hasselbeck from 2003. Previous co-hosts are; Meredith Vieira who appeared between 1997 and 2006, alongside Star Jones, Debbie Matenopoulos from 1997 to 1999 and Lisa Ling between 1999 and 2002. The most recent addition to past presenters was Rosie O'Donnell who appeared between 2006 and 2007. The View has won a total of 24 Daytime Emmy Awards. Other accolades include been awareded the Gracie Award from the Foundation of American Women in Radio and Television, two Prism Commendations presented by the Entertainment Industries Council & National Institute on Drug Abuse, winning the GLAAD Media Award for Outstanding TV Talk Show, the Los Angeles Daily News Reader's Choice Award for Best Morning Talk Show, the Good Housekeeping magazine, Great Works Award, and was also voted Favorite Talk Show by Viewers Voice. The show has also been awarded the Safe Horizon Champion Award in 2001 and the Linda Dano Heart Award from Heartshare Human Services of New York in 2002.moreless
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Fan Reviews (691)

  • Question?

    Did LeAnn Rimes diss Sherry and Whoopi yesterday as she walked passed them and shook hands with Jenny and the other host?
  • Rosie s return is the final nail in The View

    I can't believe Rosie is leaving Little Women:LA to come back to the view.

    She does look and act just like Christie from the show. If you h a ve never seen the show Google it and you will see a striking resemblance

    Oprah gave Rosie a chance to revive the failing O Network a few years back in which she failed. It was a perfect situation for her. If ratings improved she would have been a hero (which they did not) and if she failed (which she did) it was the network s fault because it was in a flatline.

    She is a revolting human being. I feel sorry for every one who will be sitting at the table with her.moreless
  • She's back, and I'm gone

    I stopped watching the View when they had Rosie the last time, and I will stop watching it when she is back. I just cannot tolerate her totally telescopic views. And she is too loud.
  • OMG there goes the view!

    I can not believe that they are going to bring her back. Next to go will be Whoppi I am sure they will clash personality wise they are not compatible. Then again to find someone who is compatible with Roseie. She is a loud mouth overbearing and aggressive. Don't like her at all I am sure from the following comments there are many of us feel the same. This was probably the worse choice of people to bring back.. My God of all people to choose why her ! I guess I wont be watching the view anymoremoreless
  • Thumbs down :-(

    Sad to see the View bringing Rosie back. It's such a great show without her. We stopped watching when she was on it before. Once she left; we became fans again. Looks like we will have to say farewell again. May we meet again!

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    Talk & Interview


    catfights, celebrity cameos, for women, pop culture references, social issues