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Raven-Symoné Joins "The View"

Raven-Symoné Joins "The View"

A new member will be joining the women of "The View."

It was announced on the ABC daytime talk show Wednesday that Raven-Simoné will join the crew as a co-host. 

The actress has been guest co-hosting on "The View" since March 2015 alongside Whoopi Goldberg, Nicolle Wallace, and Rosie Perez, E! reports.

"I am so happy. I remember coming on 'The View' when I was 15 years old for the first Cheetah Girls," Raven said. "I'm very happy to be sitting with these smart, talented mentors."

Creator and executive producer Barbara Walters expressed her thoughts in a statement: "Raven-Symoné is a welcome addition to 'The View.' She is happy, amusing well informed and has already brought a unique perspective to the program that has resonated with our audience." 

Congratulations to Raven-Symoné. We look forward to seeing what point of view she'll bring to the show!

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