EXCLUSIVE: ABC is ready to call CNN’s Republican commentator Ana Navarro as a everlasting co-host on The View in last spot alongside Whoopi Goldberg, Joy Behar and Sarah Haines
- Ana Navarro is ready to change into the fifth and last co-host of the daytime TV present
- She has been signed to the ABC community on a multi-year deal after rotating a visitor spot
- The Republican commentator joined the present as a contributor in July 2013
Television pundit Ana Navarro has been signed on a multi-year deal to co-host hit daytime speak present The View, DailyMail.com can reveal.
Navarro, 50, has been a visitor co-host on the present since 2018 after becoming a member of the present as a contributor in July 2013.
But manufacturing sources near the present say that she is ready to be named as a full-time co-host by the hit TV present imminently.
ABC has rotated the co-host seat vacated by DailyMail.com columnist McCain since her departure on August 6, 2021.
Navarro would be the fifth and last host becoming a member of present co-hosts Whoopi Goldberg, Sara Haines, Joy Behar and Sunny Hostin – however isn’t anticipated to be on the present daily.
Multiple manufacturing sources completely informed DailyMail.com: ‘We’ve signed Ana Navarro to a multi-year deal to stay with the present, and he or she’ll be formally named a co-host right this moment.
‘She joined the show in 2013 and has been a guest co-host since 2018.
Navarro, 50, has been a guest co-host on the show since 2018 after joining the show as a contributor in July 2013
‘We’ve allowed her to proceed as a CNN analyst and stay in Miami, so she gained’t be on The View daily, however she will likely be a fixture on the present as a co-host for years to return.
‘Ana has proven to be very popular with the other ladies and the audience.
‘It’s nice to lastly make her an official co-host after so a few years of contributing her distinctive opinion to The View.’
Navarro tied the knot with Republican lobbyist Al Cardenas in 2019, inviting a number of excessive profile celebrities together with Gloria Estefan and Eva Longoria to the marriage in Miami.
She is the daughter of Augusto Navarro, a rich Nicaraguan landowner who fought with the Contras in opposition to the left-wing Sandinista authorities within the late Nineteen Seventies and Nineteen Eighties.
The Contra rebels who have been supported by the Reagan administration have lengthy been accused of atrocities in opposition to Nicaraguans, together with homicide, rape, and torture.
After fleeing the turmoil in her nation and emigrating to the United States in 1980, Ana Navarro has lengthy acknowledged that the Reagan administration’s assist for the Contras was what led her to changing into a lifelong supporter of the Republican Party.
Before her profession as a tv pundit, Ana Navarro was a distinguished activist in Republican politics having labored for former Florida Governor Jeb Bush, the late Senator John McCain, and former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman Jr.
Ana Navarro has been a frequent media commentator, significantly since rising as a ‘Never Trump’ Republican through the Donald Trump presidency from 2016 till 2020.