The Perspective is a reflection on the life of an undeniable legend.
completion Barbara Walters died who turned 93 on Dec. 30, co-hosts from over the years appeared on the Jan. 3 episode to pay tribute to the daytime talk show creator.
In addition to current hosts Joy Behar, Whoopi Goldberg, Sunny Hostin, Sarah Haines and Alyssa Farah Griffinformer co-host Debbie Matenopoulos joined the roundtable to honor Walters. In addition, Star Jones and Meredith Vieira appeared from far and wide to share their favorite memories of the legend.
“He’s very he opposes sexism and he opposes ageismBehar—the only original panelist—said. “He went right into the lion’s jaws.”
As Behar says, Walters’ decision to do the talk show will set a precedent.
“He started The Perspective when he was 68,” Behar continued. “There are few people who start a new career at that age. And she had no mentors or role models because she was the original role model for everyone, so we have to give the girl a lot of credit. He’s not only a friend to us, but he’s a very good and important person in the industry. “