ABC News announced two specials, “Our Barbara: A Special Edition of 20/20” Y “The viewing honors Barbara Walters,” celebrating the legendary streaming pioneer Barbara Walters (September 25, 1929 – December 30, 2022) following the death of the television icon who blazed a path in journalism like no other. Be sure to look at the abc app from your smartphone and tablet (iOS Y Android), computer on abc.com and connected devices (Roku, AppleTV, and amazon fire tv) remember that all new episodes air the next day. ABC programming can be viewed on demand and at hulu – where even more episodes of your favorites may be streaming right now.
“Our Barbara: a special edition of 20/20”, A two-hour prime-time special, it honors pioneer and longtime ABC News journalist Barbara Walters, as told by her colleagues, those who knew her best, and in the iconic journalist’s own words. The special will feature Walters’ most groundbreaking and iconic interviews, never-before-seen behind-the-scenes footage of Walters, and interviews with Bob Iger, David Muir, Diane Sawyer, Deborah Roberts, Robin Roberts, and George Stephanopoulos, among others. ABC News will profile Walters’ prolific life and legacy, including making history as the first woman to co-anchor both morning and evening newscasts and paving the way for women in broadcast journalism. Walters joined ABC News in 1976, where she was co-anchor and lead correspondent for “20/20” for 25 years and she created “The View” as co-anchor in 1997. Walters has received national recognition for her influential work. and she has received numerous prestigious honors and awards. “Our Barbara: A Special Edition of 20/20airs Sunday, January 1 at 8 p.m. EST on ABC, the next day on hulu.
“The View Honors Barbara Walters” celebrates the television icon and creator, executive producer and co-host of “The View.” Homes across the country welcomed the broadcasting legend throughout his unparalleled career that spanned six decades. The special reflects on her legendary interviews, unforgettable moments from “The View,” and how she inspired generations of women to follow the path she blazed for them. Walters shares an honest and vulnerable look at his childhood, raising his daughter, family life, and the demands of her career. The special celebrates the best of Walters on “The View,” from unexpected moments to her fierce journalistic instincts, and looks back on her emotional last days as co-host, including her latest episode in which 25 female journalists shocked the woman who led the way. . And finally, in her own words, Walters says goodbye to the show she created. “View honors Barbara Waltersairs on ABC News Live throughout the weekend, including Sunday, January 1, at 8:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 2:00 p.m., and 5:00 p.m. EST, and then on Hulu.