After 37 years with ABC News, Barbara Walters is calling it quits. Walters will leave ABC News in the Summer of 2014. She will stay on as executive producer of The View.
Walters has been working on a few projects which will air in the next 12 months: “20 Years of 10 Most Fascinating People” special in December, an Oscars special, and a May career retrospective.
During a recent interview, Walters commented, “I am very happy with my decision and look forward to a wonderful and special year ahead both on The View and with ABC News. I created The View and am delighted it will last beyond my leaving it.”