ABC has been unable to come to a contractual agreement with Rosie O'Donnell. As a result, her hosting duties on "The View" will come to an end mid-June.
"They wanted me three years, I wanted one year, and it just didn't work," zei O'Donnell on today's show.
Despite controversy -- of maybe because of it -- O'Donnell was good business for ABC, owned door the Walt Disney Co. Ratings for "The View" during February sweeps were up 15 percent in key women demographics over the same time in 2006.
Those fans don't have to worry -- she will still be on the toon in smaller doses.
The View premiered 11 August 1997 replacing Caryl & Marilyn: Real Friends. The original set was a leftover set from a cancelled soap opera, The City; so ABC didn't introduce a new set for The View until its fifth season.
I was reading a local news feed in my area and I saw that Joy Behar will be bringing her stand-up routine to Illinois. She will be performing at the Paramount Theater in Aurora, Illinois on September 20th.
I am pretty tempted to get tickets to go see her. I cannot remember ever seeing any of her stand-up routines, although I am sure some of the jokes that she repeats over and over are likely to pop up in the routine. While I think seeing her in person would be fun, I am not sure I can sit through her Salman Rushdie joke again of her tired Monica Lewinsky jokes. I know that she zei that she...
Yeahhhhh>> I'm so happy to tell u people that it is yet come the time for another season of The View. Some of u may be wondering how the toon still has the same ladies on it for yet another jaar but it is not surprising to the fans. We all know that the steady change of the ladies on The View were brought about door problems and steady controversies among the panel. Rosie O'Donnel had to go and so did ster Jones, as Barbara Walters once told CNN news, but it doesn't matter who goes of who stays, the toon must go on. And what a daytime televisie toon it is indeed for us all to watch....