Photo: First Look - Sherri Shepherd Says Farewell to ABC's THE VIEW, 8/11
After seven years on ABC's THE VIEW, co-host Sherri Shepherd says goodbye on MONDAY, AUGUST 11 (11:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon, ET). The hour-long celebration welcomes guest co-host Arsenio Hall, friends and Gospel superstars Yolanda Adams, Kirk Franklin and Donnie McClurkin with a special song dedicated to Sherri, a performance from Bell Biv Devoe that has Sherri dancing with the audience and hilarious yet touching walk down memory lane culminating with Sherri's heartfelt final words.
"The View," recipient of the 2003 Daytime Emmy® Award for Outstanding Talk Show, is ABC Daytime's morning chatfest, featuring a team of dynamic women of different ages, experiences and backgrounds discussing the most exciting events of the day. The program has received critical acclaim since premiering August 11, 1997. It's broadcast live weekdays from NYC (11:00 a.m.-12:00 noon, ET; CLOSED-CAPTIONED; broadcast in stereo; TV-14).
"The View" is the recipient of 24 Daytime Emmy® Awards, numerous Daytime Emmy Award nominations, including 11 consecutive nominations for Outstanding Talk Show and 12 consecutive nominations for Outstanding Talk Show Host, the 2009 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Talk Series, the Gracie Award from the Foundation of American Women in Radio and Television, two Prism Commendations presented by the Entertainment Industries Council & National Institute on Drug Abuse, the GLAAD Media Award for Outstanding TV Talk Show, the Los Angeles Daily News Reader's Choice Award for Best Morning Talk Show, the Good Housekeeping Great Works Award, and was also voted Favorite Talk Show by Viewers Voice, Inc., a non-profit organization that supports television programming.
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