JENNY MCCARTHY

This undated image released by ABC shows Jenny McCarthy on "The View," in New York. The actress and former Playboy playmate was named Monday, July 15, to join the panel of the ABC weekday talk show "The View." Barbara Walters, who created “The View” in 1997 and has since served as a co-host, made the widely expected announcement on the air. (AP Photo/ABC, Donna Svennevik)

July 15, 2013 1:29 pm  •