Love or love-to-hate them, both The View and Jersey Shore are having upcoming milestones.
The View will be celebrating its 20th year on ABC by rerunning the premiere episode.
To celebrate its 20th anniversary, the first episode of the daytime chat show The View will be re-run on ABC Friday.
The pilot initially aired on Aug. 11, 1997.
“Created by broadcast legend Barbara Walters, the multi-generational show featured a panel of dynamic women with diverse points of view, tackling the hottest topics in the news with moderator Meredith Vieira, co-hosts Joy Behar, Star Jones, Debbie Matenopoulos and Walters,” the network noted in a press release.
— The View (@TheView) August 7, 2017
The program’s current hosts are Behar, Whoopi Goldberg, Paula Faris, Sara Haines, Jedediah Bila and Sunny Hostin.
Meanwhile, over on E! …
Reunion Road Trip: Return to the Jersey Shore is scheduled to air on E! August 20.
Former Jersey Shore cast members Snooki, JWoww, Pauly D, Mike The Situation and Sammi Sweetheart will appear on the program. Their docu-series initially ran on MTV 2009-12.
“The special will follow these outrageous friends as they come back together for the first time in five years to gossip about each other’s relationships, recent press, juicy behind-the-scenes moments, and, most of all, talk about the pop culture hit that has bonded them forever,” E! said in a news release.