7 March 2013 4:56 PM, PST | EW - Inside TV | See recent EW.com - Inside TV news »

Joy Behar will leave ABC’s daytime talker The View after her contract expires in August.

Joy Behar has been instrumental in the success of The View from the very beginning,” according to an ABC statement. “We wish her all the best in this next chapter, and are thrilled that we have her for the remainder of the season.”

Behar has co-hosted the show for nearly 17 years. She told Deadline that “it seemed like the right time. You reach a point when you say to yourself, ‘Do I want to keep doing this?’ There are other things on my plate »


- EW staff

Report a problem



Similar News Items

"The View" (1997)
Joy Behar


IMDb.com, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.

See our NewsDesk partners