In a triumphant return after resolving a digital conflict with Blizzard Entertainment, the indomitable Whoopi Goldberg graced The View with her presence and embarked on a side-splitting, whirlwind investigation into a crew member’s unexpected cameo during the live show.
Following a well-deserved break for the Fourth of July festivities, the show resumed, and as the first live commercial break concluded, the camera zeroed in on the iconic, Oscar-winning Ghost star, her expression a perfect mix of confusion and amusement.
“Wait a minute, is that Eddie standing over there?” Goldberg exclaimed, momentarily derailing the Hot Topics discussion. “Do you see Eddie over there? Oh my goodness, hey Eddie!”
Through exclusive sources, EW has confirmed that Eddie, the subject of Goldberg’s scrutiny, is a stage manager who rarely makes an appearance in her line of sight during the broadcast.
As the panelists erupted in laughter at Goldberg’s banter with Eddie, cohost Sunny Hostin chimed in, “We’re missing Paul.” The camera then swiftly shifted to another crew member positioned further back in the audience, likely the elusive Paul.
“It looks like Eddie is being trained to get used to us,” Goldberg mused, shedding light on the unfolding mystery.
Concluding her impromptu investigation, Goldberg steered the conversation back to the day’s pressing topics, igniting discussions about Elon Musk’s Twitter escapades and Meta’s latest venture, the Threads social media platform.
Don’t miss The View’s captivating episodes airing weekdays at 11 a.m. ET/PT on ABC. And be sure to catch the unforgettable moment when Goldberg’s incredulous expression upon spotting Eddie graced our screens.