Jenny McCarthy Steals Barbara Walters’ Co-Host Reunion Thunder With Engagement News (Video)

McCarthy’s announcement that she was getting married to Donnie Wahlberg usurped attention away from news of Walter’s upcoming reunion

Last Updated: August 4, 2014 @ 10:22 AM

Yo Barbara Walters, I’m really happy for you and I’m gonna let you finish, but Jenny McCarthy is getting engaged!

“The View” doyenne’s announcement that all 11 current and former co-hosts would reunite for her farewell show was usurped by McCarthy’s sudden interjection that she was getting engaged to “Blue Bloods” star and NKOTB singer Donnie Wahlberg.

Also read: Megyn Kelly Rips Jenny McCarthy on Vaccine Flip-Flop: ‘She Raised a Lot of People’s Fears About This!’ (Video)

“You guys remember I did ‘Date My Dad’ a few months ago. and I wanted to give a little bit of an update,” McCarthy teased. “He — you know, I set him up with someone, and I’m happy to say he found love. He’s very happy, with one of the women.”

Also read: ‘The View’ to Reunite All 11 Co-Hosts for Barbara Walters Farewell

“Are you going to tell us who?” Walters interrupted.

“He’s very happy, because he’s happy for me, because I just got engaged!” McCarthy exclaimed, jumping up and down for joy.

Also read: The Most and Least Liked Daytime TV Hosts – From Ellen to Wendy Williams

Walters gracefully hugged McCarthy, as her personal announcement took the spotlight.

Watch the video: