The View is an American talk show created by broadcast journalist Barbara Walters. Currently in its 25th season, the show has aired since Aug. 11, 1997. Let's look back at all the hosts of The View through the years.
Barbara Walters created, produced, and co-hosted the ABC daytime talk show The View in 1997. She appeared as a regular host until her retirement in 2014. Today, Walters is enjoying her retired life.
Meredith Vieira appeared as a co-host on The View from 1997 until her departure in 2006. Her most recent endeavor is as the host of the daytime game show 25 Words or Less.
Joy Behar is the longest-running co-host of The View. She first appeared on the show from 1997 to 2013 and returned to host full-time in 2015. Today, Behar is still on The View.
Star Jones was a co-host on The View from 1997 to 2006. She'll soon be returning to daytime TV as a judge on Divorce Court.
Debbie Matenopoulos hosted The View from 1997 to 1999. She was later a co-host of Hallmark Channel's Home & Family. Today, she is developing food shows and a lifestyle show.
Lisa Ling was a co-host on The View from 1999 to 2002. She is currently the host of This Is Life With Lisa Ling on CNN.
Elisabeth Hasselbeck co-hosted The View from 2003 to 2013. In 2013, she joined Fox & Friends, but left the show in 2015 to spend more time with her family.
Rosie O'Donnell was a co-host on The View from 2006 to 2007 and returned to host from 2014 to 2015. After her second departure from The View, O'Donnell returned to acting full-time.
Whoopi Goldberg joined the panel at The View as a co-host in 2007, and still hosts today. She is currently on hiatus to begin filming the upcoming Amazon Prime series Anansi Boys.
Sherri Shepherd co-hosted The View from 2007 to 2014. She will soon host a new talk show, Sherri, on Fox.
Jenny McCarthy was a co-host on The View from 2013 to 2014. She has been a judge on The Masked Singer since 2019.
Rosie Perez joined The View for one season from 2014 to 2015. She currently stars in the HBO Max series The Flight Attendant.
Nicolle Wallace joined The View for one season, co-hosting from 2014 to 2015. Following her departure from The View, Wallace joined NBC News and MSNBC as a political analyst.
Raven-Symone joined The View in 2015 and left the show in 2016 to executive produce and star on the That's So Raven spinoff, Raven's Home.
Candace Cameron Bure
Candace Cameron Bure co-hosted The View from 2015 to 2016. She recently announced her plans to move from Hallmark to GAC Media.
Michelle Collins was a co-host on The View from 2015 to 2016. Today, she hosts The Michelle Collins Show on SiriusXM.
Meghan McCain became a co-host on The View in 2017. She left after four seasons. Today, McCain is a columnist for the Daily Mail.