Insiders are saying that the new host of the View may be Whoopi Goldberg. "As far as everyone at ABC is concerned, she has the job,” a network insider confirms. After the controversial Rose O’Donnell left the view, ABC execs have been meeting with many celebs to fill the slot.
They will have a few guest hosts throughout the summer but the executives and producers at The View are set on Ms. Goldberg to start in the fall." “Nothing has been officially announced," says the insider. "But it is 99 percent Whoopi at this point.”
This native New Yorker has won a Grammy, Emmy, Oscar and a Tony Award. She has appeared in countless movies and is a stand up comedian. Her funny laid back personality is sure to win over the ladies of the view.