Name: Barbara Walters
Birth Name: 
Barbra Jill Walters
Birth Date: 
September 25, 1931
Birth Place: 
Brookline, MA
Journalist / TV Host
Relationship Status: 
Celebrity Ranking # 2213

The View Says, “Whoopi!”

Posted Thursday August 2, 2007 1:06 PM GMT

For all of you wondering about who would join Barbara Walters and the gang for their morning talk show The View, your nerves may be put to rest. It’s Whoopi Goldberg.

Yesterday, Babs & Co. waited until the show was almost over, keeping audience members and viewers around the world on the edge of their seats. The 52-year-old actress/comedienne takes over the fourth chair officially on September 4th.

filed under Star Style, Television

Paris Hilton Finds God, Parents Plan Party

Posted Tuesday June 12, 2007 5:26 PM GMT

It seems as though Paris Hilton has finally gotten over the party lifestyle that has made her famous. After just a few days behind bars, she has found God and claims that she’s “not the same person I was.” This all according to interview legend Barbara Walters, who got a phone interview with the heiress earlier this week.

“I used to act dumb. It was an act. I’m 26 years old, and that act is no longer cute. It is not who I am, nor do I want to be that person for the young girls who looked up to me.”


Jennifer Garner: TV Mom?

Posted Friday May 18, 2007 5:46 PM GMT

It’s no surprise that with all the Hollywood motherhood going around, there is a new show in the works that deals with the role of “mother”. Jennifer Garner and Lauren Sanchez-Whitesell (host of So You Think You Can Dance) are currently pitching a series to networks that they describe as “The View” for mothers.


Rosie O'Donnell: The Fat Lady's About To Sing

Posted Wednesday April 25, 2007 3:43 PM GMT

Rosie O'Donnell is prepping for her final appearance on "The View," with her resignation speech given today. O'Donnell is finally pulling out after a series of embarrassments and criticisms.

When she will actually stop annoying the show's viewers is still up in the air, as TMZ stated that it's likely O'Donnell will stick it out through the end of the season.


Donald Trump Plays Dirty

Posted Friday April 20, 2007 9:07 PM GMT

The gloves are off in the feud between Donald Trump and Rosie O’Donnell. The constant name-calling, badmouthing, and mudslinging has been taken to the next level: Panties!

The Donald seemed to be more miffed than ever when he sent some of Rosie O’Donnell’s unmentionables to the View. Barbara Walters was the lucky lady of the day that day, because the sexy outfit was addressed to her. What sexy outfit? Here’s the dirt.


Rosie O'Donnell & Donald Trump Keep Insults Flying

Posted Tuesday February 20, 2007 7:04 PM GMT

Donald Trump and Rosie O'Donnell just can't seem to get enough of one another. The two have been publicly belittling each other for months now, and have seemed to drag Barbara Walters and Vince McMahon into the affair.

E! Online reported on the latest insult-swapping episode. "On the opening night of her R Family vacations cruise to the Caribbean, O'Donnell made the obligatory "You're fired" joke during a musical number featuring a headshot of Trump," reported Marc Malkin.


Barbara Walters Joins Donald vs. Rosie Fight

Posted Wednesday January 10, 2007 6:27 PM GMT

It seems that everyone at the View is playing nice these days. Rosie and Barbara Walters engaged in a verbal confrontation that spurned into food being thrown earlier this week in their dressing room. Instead of fighting amongst themselves, they have decided to combine their less-than-super powers and continue the barrage against Donald Trump.

Today on the show, Barbara called Donald, “a poor, pathetic man”.

filed under Celebrity Scandals

2004 Blackwell's Worst Dressed List

Posted Wednesday January 12, 2005 9:17 AM GMT

2005 Blackwell's Worst Dressed List

Nicollette Sheridan - "the Tacky Temptress of Wisteria Lane!"
Lindsay Lohan - "Over-hyped and under-dressed..."
Jessica & Ashlee Simpson - "...bad tase is genetic!"
Courtney Love - "Medusa stuck in meltdown mode"
Paris Hilton - "This is one Hilton that should be closed for renovation."
Serena Williams - "from queen of tennis to fatal fashion menace"
Britney Spears - "clothes encounter of the catastrophic kind"
Paula Abdul - "a paint by numbers fashion foul"

filed under Celebrity Awards