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It looks like Raven-Symoné ‘s cringe-worthy comments on racial identity have won her the affection of network executives. According to the New York Post, ABC chiefs are “desperately” trying to sign her on as a permanent host of their struggling daytime talk show, The View.

Sources tell the Post that the former Disney Channel and Cosby Show star was “a hit” when she guest-hosted last month. Now, the network wants to sign her to the team, which also has Whoopi Goldberg and Rosie Perez, ahead of their May 12 upfronts.

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Symoné’s been back in the spotlight of late with her unofficial “I’m Not Black” tour, as well as a 30-second appearance on Empire. So the move to The View team would certainly be a step up for her.

“She was interesting and provocative,” an ABC source told the Post. “Raven would be great as a regular host.”

Would you watch her on The View? Let us know your thoughts!

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