McCarthy, Shepherd Fired From β€˜The View’

Barbara Walters is gone from The View, and now so are co-hosts Jenny McCarthy and Sherri Shepherd. The hosts announced their departures on Thursday night, with Shepherd saying β€œit is time for me to move on,” and McCarthy tweeting β€œIf Sherri goes… I go too #sisters.” According to TMZ, the pair were fired, along with executive producer Bill Geddie. In a statement, ABC said the show β€œwill be moving in an exciting new direction next season and ABC has made decisions to evolve the show creatively.” It appears Whoopi Goldberg is returning.