Joy Behar To Leave ‘The View’

Source: ABC News

Joy Behar, one of the original cast members of “The View,” is leaving at the end of the season after 16 1/2 years.

“You can’t stay forever on a show,” Behar told “Good Morning America.”  “I am graciously exiting stage left.”

“I’ve put in 16 1/2 years and felt the time was right. I want to explore other opportunities,” she said.

Along with Behar, ABC News correspondent Barbara Walters, Sherri Shepherd, Elisabeth Hasselbeckand moderator Whoopi Goldberg discuss the day’s hottest topics on the hour-long weekday show.

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