The View co-hosts

by ajc91995 | created - 27 May 2016 | updated - 1 month ago | Public

22 seasons with 23 co-hosts of the acclaimed, controversial, Emmy-winning talk show, "The View"

1. Barbara Walters

Producer | The Barbara Walters Special

Barbara Walters was born on September 25, 1929 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA as Barbara Jill Walters. She is a producer and writer, known for The Barbara Walters Summer Special (1976), The View (1997) and 20/20 (1978). She was previously married to Merv Adelson, Lee Guber and Robert Henry Katz.

Creator, executive producer (1997-present) and co-host (1997-2014) Emmy-winning broadcast journalist and author

• Won the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Talk Show (2003) • Won the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Talk Show Host (2009) • Nominated for the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Talk Show (1998-2002, 2004-2007) • Nominated for the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show (2008, 2011-2012, 2016-2019) • Nominated for the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Talk Show Host (1999-2002, 2004-2008, 2010-2011, 2014)

2. Meredith Vieira

Actress | Get Him to the Greek

Meredith Vieira was born on December 30, 1953 in Providence, Rhode Island, USA as Meredith Louise Vieira. She is a producer and actress, known for Get Him to the Greek (2010), The Stepford Wives (2004) and Shrek Forever After (2010). She has been married to Richard M. Cohen since June 14, 1986. ...

Original moderator (1997-2006) Journalist, news correspondent, news anchor, game show host and talk show host

• Nominated for the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Talk Show Host (1999-2006)

3. Star Jones

Actress | The Game

Star Jones was born on March 24, 1962 in Badin, North Carolina, USA as Starlet Marie Jones. She is an actress and producer, known for The Game (2006), Daytime Divas (2017) and Less Than Perfect (2002). She has been married to Ricardo Lugo since March 25, 2018. She was previously married to Al ...

Co-host (1997-2006) Lawyer, journalist, author and women’s & diversity advocate

• Nominated for the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Talk Show Host (1999-2006)

4. Joy Behar

Actress | Ice Age: Continental Drift

Joy Behar was born on October 7, 1942 in Brooklyn, New York, USA as Josephina Victoria Occhiuto. She is an actress and writer, known for Ice Age: Continental Drift (2012), Hall Pass (2011) and Manhattan Murder Mystery (1993). She has been married to Steve Janowitz since August 11, 2011. She was ...

Co-host (1997-2013; 2015-present) Comedienne, writer and talk show host

• Won the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Talk Show Host (2009) • Nominated for the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Talk Show Host (1999-2008, 2010-2011) • Nominated for the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host (2016-2019)

5. Debbie Matenopoulos

Actress | Celebrity Deathmatch

Debbie Matenopoulos was born on December 13, 1974 in Richmond, Virginia, USA as Thespina Matenopoulos. She is an actress, known for Celebrity Deathmatch (1998), American Dreams (2002) and General Hospital (1963). She has been married to Jon Falcone since 2013. They have one child. She was ...

Co-host (1997-1999) Television personality and entertainment news host

• Nominated for the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Talk Show Host (1999)

6. Lisa Ling

Producer | Our America with Lisa Ling

Lisa Ling was born on August 30, 1973 in Sacramento, California, USA as Lisa J. Ling. She is a producer and actress, known for Our America with Lisa Ling (2011), The View (1997) and Ed (2000). She has been married to Paul Song since May 26, 2007. They have two children.

Co-host (1999-2002) Journalist, author and television host

• Nominated for the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Talk Show Host (2001-2003)

7. Elisabeth Hasselbeck

Actress | Madea Goes to Jail

Elisabeth Hasselbeck was born on May 28, 1977 in Cranston, Rhode Island, USA as Elisabeth Del Padre Filarski. She is an actress, known for Madea Goes to Jail (2009), Entourage (2004) and Made of Honor (2008). She has been married to Tim Hasselbeck since July 6, 2002. They have three children.

Co-host (2002-2013) Television personality and news talk show host

• Won the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Talk Show Host (2009) • Nominated for the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Talk Show Host (2003-2008, 2010-2011)

8. Rosie O'Donnell

Actress | Tarzan

Rosie O'Donnell was born into an Irish-American family in Commack, Long Island. She is the middle of 5 children, and is the daughter of Roseann Teresa (Murtha) and Edward Joseph O'Donnell, an electrical engineer for the defense industry. Her mother died when she was ten. She said that she watched ...

Second moderator (2006-2007) and co-host (2014-2015) Comedienne, actress, author and Emmy-winning talk show host

• Nominated for the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Talk Show Host (2007)

9. Whoopi Goldberg

Actress | Ghost

Whoopi Goldberg was born Caryn Elaine Johnson in the Chelsea section of Manhattan on November 13, 1955. Her mother, Emma (Harris), was a teacher and a nurse, and her father, Robert James Johnson, Jr., was a clergyman. Whoopi's recent ancestors were from Georgia, Florida, and Virginia. She worked in...

Third moderator (2007-present) Actress, comedienne, television host, producer and EGOT winner

• Won the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Talk Show Host (2009) • Nominated for the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Talk Show Host (2008, 2010-2011, 2014) • Nominated for the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host (2016-2019)

10. Sherri Shepherd

Actress | Precious

Sherri Evonne Shepherd was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. When she was 11, her family moved to the suburb Hoffman Estates. Her father, Lawrence, was a food service manager at Sambos Restaurant and a church deacon, and her mother, LaVerne, cleaned homes.

Sherri started her stand-up career in ...

Co-host (2007-2014) Comedienne, actress, author and game show host

• Won the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Talk Show Host (2009) • Nominated for the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Talk Show Host (2008, 2010-2011, 2014)

11. Jenny McCarthy

Actress | Dirty Love

One of four sisters, Jenny McCarthy was born in Evergreen Park, Illinois, a Chicago suburb, the second oldest daughter of Linda (Loheit), a courtroom custodian, and Daniel McCarthy, a steel mill foreman. She has Irish (father) and Croatian, German, and Polish (mother) ancestry. She was educated at ...

Co-host (2013-2014) Actress, former model, author, anti-vaccine activist and radio talk show host

• Nominated for the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Talk Show Host (2014)

12. Nicolle Wallace

Actress | Pitch Perfect 2

Nicolle Wallace was born on February 4, 1972 in Orange County, California, USA as Nicolle Devenish. She is an actress, known for Pitch Perfect 2 (2015), Sanders Shorts (2013) and ABC News: Your Voice, Your Vote 2014 (2014). She has been married to Mark Wallace since 2005. They have one child.

Co-host (2014-2015) Former communications chief during the presidency of George W. Bush, chief political analyst and news anchor

• Nominated for the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host (2016)

13. Rosie Perez

Actress | White Men Can't Jump

Rosie Perez was born in Bushwick, Brooklyn, New York City to Lydia Perez and Ismael Serrano, a merchant marine. She is of Puerto Rican descent. Rosie attended Grover Cleveland High School located in Ridgewood, Queens, New York, and later enrolled at Los Angeles City College in Los Angeles, ...

Co-host (2014-2015) Academy Award-nominated actress, singer, choreographer and community activist

• Nominated for the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host (2016)

14. Raven-Symoné

Actress | That's So Raven

Raven-Symoné Pearman was born in Atlanta, Georgia, to Lydia (Gaulden) and Christopher Pearman. At a young age, she moved to New York. While there Raven signed with the Ford Modeling Agency. They sent her out on a audition for a movie called Ghost Dad (1990), which also starred the legendary Bill ...

Co-host (2015-2016) Actress, comedienne, singer and producer

• Nominated for the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host (2016-2017)

15. Michelle Collins

Self | The View

Michelle Collins was born as Michelle Elizabeth Collins. She is known for her work on The View (1997), Walk of Shame Shuttle (2015) and The Gossip Queens (2010).

Co-host (2015-2016) Comedienne, columnist, television host and radio talk show host

• Nominated for the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host (2016)

16. Candace Cameron Bure

Actress | Full House

Candace Helaine Cameron Bure was the youngest of four children, born in Panorama City, Los Angeles, California to Robert and Barbara Cameron. Following in the footsteps of her older brother Kirk Cameron, (who played Mike Seaver for 7 seasons on the hit show Growing Pains (1985)), Candace decided to...

Co-host (2015-2016) Actress, producer and author

• Nominated for the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host (2016-2017)

17. Paula Faris

Actress | Nashville

Paula Faris was born as Paula Rose Faris. She is an actress, known for Nashville (2012), The View (1997) and The Lookout (2013). She has been married to John Krueger since September 23, 2000. They have three children.

Co-host (2015-2018) News anchor and news correspondent

• Nominated for the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host (2016-2018)

18. Sara Haines

Actress | Pixels

Sara Haines was born on September 18, 1977 as Sara Hilary Haines. She is an actress, known for Pixels (2015), Daytime Divas (2017) and The View (1997). She has been married to Max Shifrin since November 22, 2014. They have three children.

Co-host (2016-2018) News correspondent and news anchor

• Nominated for the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host (2017-2019)

19. Jedediah Bila

Actress | Daytime Divas

Jedediah Bila is a two-time Emmy nominated television host. She co-hosted the historic 20th season of ABC's "The View" and hosted the Lifetime special "Abby Tells All" in July of 2017. Prior to joining "The View," Jedediah was a Fox News host and contributor on a wide range of Fox News and Fox ...

Co-host (2016-2017) Political commentator, columnist and author

• Nominated for the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host (2017-2018)

20. Sunny Hostin

Actress | Girls Trip

Sunny Hostin is an actress and producer, known for Girls Trip (2017), Daytime Divas (2017) and Power (2014). She has been married to Emmanuel Hostin since August 8, 1998. They have two children.

Co-host (2016-present) Lawyer, columnist, multi-platform journalist and senior legal correspondent & analyst

• Nominated for the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host (2017-2019)

21. Meghan McCain

Actress | House of Lies

Meghan McCain was born on October 23, 1984 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA as Meghan Marguerite McCain. She is known for her work on House of Lies (2012), Saturday Night Live (1975) and The View (1997). She has been married to Benjamin Domenech since November 21, 2017.

Co-host (2017-present) Political commentator, news contributor, author and columnist

• Nominated for the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host (2018-2019)

22. Abby Huntsman

Actress | Alpha House

Abby Huntsman was born as Abigail Haight Huntsman. She is an actress, known for Alpha House (2013), The View (1997) and The Cycle (2012). She has been married to Jeff Livingston since August 21, 2010. They have three children.

Co-host (2018-present) Political commentator and television personality

• Nominated for the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host (2019)

23. Ana Navarro

Self | Being Mary Jane

Ana Navarro was born on December 28, 1971 in Chinandega, Nicaragua as Ana Violeta Navarro Flores. She has been married to Al Cardenas since March 2, 2019.

Permanent guest co-host (2018-present) Republican strategist and political commentator



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