That’s so cool Raven: ‘The View’ hires Raven-Symoné as new co-host

Photo Source: ABC
Photo Source: ABC

ABC daytime show announced today that actress Raven-Symoné, 29, has been added as a regular co-host alongside Whoopi Goldberg, Nicole Wallace and Rosie Perez.

“The Disney Company has made another one of my dreams come true! Being a part of ‘The View’ family will be a wonderful growing experience for me,” she said in a statement. “The cast and crew are warm and welcoming and has made the transition into daytime talk easier.

“I have a lot to learn within this new arena, but being the apprentice of these spectacular women will only make me a better person and talk show host. I want to thank ABC, ABC News and The Disney Company for believing in me and my potential! Let’s have some fun!”

In a statement, The View’s executive producer Bill Wolff said, “Raven is smart, funny and genuine. We’ve loved getting to know her, and we’re all thrilled she’ll be part ofThe View every day. She brings a fresh perspective on the hot topics of the day, and she’s a lively, welcome addition to our conversations and interviews.”

Barbara Walters added that Raven is “happy, amusing and well informed, and has already brought a unique perspective to the program that has resonated with our audience.”

In a statement, “The View’s” executive producer Bill Wolff said, “Raven is smart, funny and genuine. We’ve loved getting to know her, and we’re all thrilled she’ll be part ofThe View every day. She brings a fresh perspective on the hot topics of the day, and she’s a lively, welcome addition to our conversations and interviews.”

Barbara Walters added that Raven is “happy, amusing and well informed, and has already brought a unique perspective to the program that has resonated with our audience.”

 

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