Whoopi Goldberg signs four-year deal with ABC to stay on 'The View'

Whoopi Goldberg signs four-year deal with ABC to stay on 'The View'
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"The View" co-host Whoopi GoldbergWhoopi GoldbergMeghan McCain blames 'toxic' hostility for 'The View' exit 'Shark Tank' investor Barbara Corcoran apologizes for comments about Whoopi Goldberg on 'The View' Bill Maher hits back at Whoopi Goldberg over 'Black national anthem' MORE will stay with the show for at least another four years.

Goldberg, who has been a mainstay on the daytime talk show for 15 seasons, has inked a four-year deal that will keep her on the program through its 28th season, The Hollywood Reporter first reported.

ABC News declined to comment on the reported deal. 

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"The View" began its 25th season earlier this month, with Goldberg serving as a co-host alongside Joy BeharJosephine (Joy) Victoria BeharMeghan McCain blames 'toxic' hostility for 'The View' exit Caitlyn Jenner says she would run again, calls on GOP to be 'more inclusive' 'The View's' Navarro tells critics to 'keep on hating' after COVID-19 scare MORE, Sara Haines and Sunny HostinSunny HostinCondoleezza Rice on Jan. 6: Americans have 'other concerns we should be talking about' 'Shark Tank' investor Barbara Corcoran apologizes for comments about Whoopi Goldberg on 'The View' Sunny Hostin apologizes for saying Milley calls to China were 'treasonous' MORE, as well as a rotating cast of right-of-center hosts in the fifth chair on the show's set.

In July, at the end of the show's previous season, Meghan McCainMeghan Marguerite McCainTrump attacks Meghan McCain and her family McCain: Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner had 'no goddamn business' attending father's funeral Meghan McCain: 'SNL' parodies made me feel like 'laughing stock of the country' MORE, the daughter of the late Sen. John McCainJohn Sidney McCainGrant Woods, longtime friend of McCain and former Arizona AG, dies at 67 Will Trump choose megalomania over country? Trump attacks Meghan McCain and her family MORE (R-Ariz.) and the lone conservative voice on the program, announced she would leave the program to pursue other professional opportunities and focus on her family. 

Goldberg has often sparred with McCain and other conservatives who have appeared on the program over the last 15 seasons. 

During one especially heated discussion that took place on the show just days after the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol by supporters of former President TrumpDonald TrumpGrant Woods, longtime friend of McCain and former Arizona AG, dies at 67 Super PACs release ad campaign hitting Vance over past comments on Trump Glasgow summit raises stakes for Biden deal MORE, Goldberg issued a scathing rebuke of the people who have cast doubt on the integrity of the 2020 election. 

“Grow the pair for him that he can’t grow for himself,” Goldberg said on Jan. 9, referring to Trump. “Because this is ridiculous, you’re not sure that he won. You’re bringing into question all these Americans who voted legally, came out and stood and voted. How dare you question it?”