It wasn't a fever dream: Jenny McCarthy is in fact joining The View this fall.
Because we don't have eyes, People magazine describes the newly promotional cast photos ABC has released thusly:
For the full cast photo, Whoopi Goldberg, 57, decides to wear her serious face, while Sherri Shepherd, 46, and Barbara Walters, 86, sport more traditional grins. The show's newest addition starts out serene, but quickly finds her goofy side in the following shots, dancing with Shepherd and posing alongside Barbara Walters in a form-fitting red dress and platform Mary Janes.
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