'The View' co-host Sunny Hostin's biography

— -- Sunny Hostin officially joined ABC’s Emmy® Award-winning daytime talk show “The View” as a co-host in September 2016. She also returned that year to ABC News as a Senior Legal Correspondent and Analyst.

Hostin began her legal career as an appellate law clerk and then served as a federal prosecutor in the nation’s capital. She received a Special Achievement Award from Attorney General Janet Reno for her work prosecuting child sex crimes and crimes against women.

Hostin graduated from Binghamton University and Notre Dame Law School. She currently resides in New York with her two children and husband.

She has won two Emmys for her work as a correspondent for ABC’s “Good Morning America” and as a correspondent for the ABC News special “The President and the People.”