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Barbara Walters Returning to 'The View' Six Weeks After Retirement

June 24, 2014 (8:46 am) GMT
The former 'The View' co-host will appear as a guest on the talk show that she created on Friday, June 27.
Barbara Walters Returning to 'The View' Six Weeks After Retirement

is set to return to "", just a little more than a month after leaving the show. It has been announced that the veteran journalist will appear as a guest on the ABC talk show Friday, June 27.

The 84-year-old's appearance on "The View" is timed to coincide with her interview with Peter Rodger, the filmmaker father of Elliot Rodger, who killed six people and injured 13 others before taking his own life in a murder spree near the University of California, Santa Barbara last month. The interview will air as a special edition of "20/20" airing on Friday night.

Walters already taped the interview on Sunday. She posted a sneak-peek picture and wrote, "Sat down earlier today with Peter Rodger, father of the Santa Barbara shooter. Watch Fri on @ABC2020."

Walters had a big send-off on her last day as "The View" co-host on May 16. , Hillary Rodham Clinton, as well as a number of female TV journalists stopped by the show to help bid farewell to the former " " anchor.



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