THE VIEW  -  Barbara Walters, Whoopi Goldberg,Sherri Shepherd, Elisabeth Hasselbeck and Joy Behar will all be back to co-host the ABC Daytime Talk Show "THE VIEW " when it returns for its 12th season on TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 2 (11:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon, ET) on the ABC Television Network.

Joy Behar is a leading woman on both stage and screen, and a member of the cast of “The View” for 16 years – for which she won an Emmy.

Armed with a master’s degree in English education, Behar originally began a career in teaching before pursuing comedy professionally. Whether performing standup comedy or interviewing politicians and artists, she is a leading woman on both stage and screen. She hosted “The Joy Behar Show” on HLN and “Say Anything” on Current TV.

Behar has received numerous honors, including TV Guide’s “Personality of the Year,” and the Gracie Allen Tribute Award from the Foundation of American Women in Radio and Television.