The View Co-Hosts Are Mourning A Heartbreaking Loss

Sunny Hostin posted on Twitter in regards to the assist she bought from Invoice Geddie. She referred to him as her “mentor,” saying, “Invoice was the first particular person to consider that I may very well be a nationwide discuss present host. He advised me after an audition for ‘The View’ ‘you had been sitting there watching the present as a substitute of being on the present. Lean in like I do know you may.'” Clearly, his recommendation labored; Hostin has been a co-host on “The View” since 2014.

Pleasure Behar, who has been a co-host on and off since 1997, tweeted: “We’re saddened by the sudden dying of Invoice Geddie. As a producer, he stored us collectively and was very loyal to his employees. Invoice beloved comedy and loads of laughs to not point out cigar. I am perpetually grateful to him and Barbara [Walters] for the chance to be on ‘The View.'”

Geddie’s daughter Allison Geddie echoed Behar’s sentiments about her dad’s love of comedy in a press release to Folks, saying: “My father was the best man I knew. He was an upbeat man who was all the time cracking a joke. […] The whole lot he touched turned to gold.” Together with co-creating “The View” with Walters, Geddie labored along with her manufacturing firm for greater than 20 years, and was an govt producer for “Tamron Corridor” on ABC. He’ll clearly be missed very a lot by his precise household in addition to his work household.