Joy Behar OUT at The View; Will Barbara Walters and Elisabeth Hasselbeck Be Next? Jillian Bowe March 8, 2013 ABC, Comings & Goings, News, Pop Confidential, The View, TV 25 Comments It's the end of an era for The View. Deadline is reporting original panelist Joy Behar is departing after over 16 years on the ABC chatfest. Behar’s contract is reportedly set to expire in August, and she's already told the brass at ABC she won't be renewing it. Said Behar in a phone call to Deadline: "You reach a point when you say to yourself, ‘Do I want to keep doing this?"