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Amy Schumer, Ronda Rousey make Barbara Walters: 10 Most Fascinating People list

ABC has set a date for Barbara Walters’ yearly list of Fascinating people. A few of the fifteen stars have already been confirmed this week, while the rest will be named as we move closer to the premiere.

This marks the 23rd year that Barbara Walters has hosted the annual “Barbara Walters Presents: The 10 Most Fascinating People,” a 90-Minute ABC News special highlighting some of the year’s most prominent names in entertainment, politics, sports, and pop culture.

Walters will profile Bradley Cooper, Amy Schumer, Tracy Morgan, Ronda Rousey, Democratic candidate Bernie Sanders, ballerina Misty Copeland, and fashion legend Donna Karan for the special. Additional names will be announced shortly. The #1 most fascinating person will be revealed on the special. “Barbara Walters Presents: The 10 Most Fascinating People of 2015” will air on THURSDAY DECEMBER 17 (9:30 – 11:00 p.m., EST) on ABC.

“I was absolutely delighted when ABC approached me to do another year of ‘10 Most Fascinating People’,” said Walters.

Since its first airing in 1993, “Barbara Walters Presents: The 10 Most Fascinating People” has consistently been one of the highest rated specials of the year. “Barbara Walters Presents: The 10 Most Fascinating People of 2015” is executive produced by Barbara Walters and Bill Geddie. Bill Geddie also directs the program.

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