It is possible that Daytime’s most famous vacancy has finally been filled.
ABC is avoiding any discussion about a possible addition to The ViewE! is informed by a spokesperson for the network. “We do not have a co-host announcement to make at this time. Stay tuned,” VarietyJune 26, 2009 that former Donald TrumpStaffer Alyssa Farah Griffin is taking the open spot on the panel for the show’s 26th season in the fall.
Since then, the spot that was reserved for a conservative host has been empty Meghan McCainLeft The ViewIn July 2021.
In the time since, the seat has seen a rotating roster of guest hosts, including Griffin, Utah congresswoman Mia Love, Carly Fiorina, Condoleezza Rice and former Fox News host Gretchen Carlson.
Former political strategist Ana Navarro, who has served as a guest co-host once a week since 2018, reportedly hoped to make her position permanent, with Deadline reporting she’s “disappointed that she wasn’t selected.”
Griffin will join an already existingViewPanel of Whoopi Goldberg, Joy Behar, Sunny Hostin Sara Haines.