It was long rumored, but is now confirmed that Jenny McCarthy will join the panel on 'The View' starting September 9.
In a statement, producer and host Barbara Walters said:
Jenny brings us intelligence as well as warmth and humor, She can be serious and outrageous. She has connected with our audience and offers a fresh point of view. Jenny will be a great addition to the show as we usher in an exciting new chapter for The View.
Elisabeth Hasselbeck recently left the show to join 'Fox & Friends', Joy Behar will be departing in September, and Barbara Walters will retire next summer.
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