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Dirty Laundry Of ‘The View’: Jenny McCarthy Recalled Her Traumatic Experience Of Working With Barbara Walters On The Show

Date March 21, 2019

Jenny McCarthy had been hosting The View for a bit more than one year in 2013-2014 and survived a traumatic experience according to her own words. Why did Jenny recall her work on the show as “miserable” and what relationships did she have with her co-anchors? McCarthy spilled the beans in a brand new interview.

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Behind the scenes of ‘The View’

Jenny McCarthy is a popular actress, model, and screenwriter. So many talents in one person! Several years ago, McCarthy enlarged her army of fans when she started hosting a popular talk-show The View.

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Jenny became the 11th co-host of The View. She worked on the show during 2013-2014.

In a candid interview with Vulture, McCarthy opened up on what it felt like working with a TV veteran, Barbara Walters.

“I felt miserable”

Jenny confessed she felt miserable while co-hosting the show alongside Walters. McCarthy explained that, in her opinion, Barbara was in despair that she was retiring and just didn’t want to go quietly.

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McCarthy said:

I’ve never seen a woman yell like that before until I worked with Barbara Walters.

She added:

I was going to work crying. I couldn’t be myself. It really was the most miserable I’ve been on a job in my 25 years of show business.

As for another co-host, Whoopi Goldberg, Jenny explained she had no patience for Walters’ attempts to preserve any power she had left.

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Who would have thought that passions run so high behind the scenes of the people’s favorite show? Maybe, in some extent, it explains the tremendous success of The View during all these years. What do you think?

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