See ‘The View’ without a studio audience

ABC’s daytime talk show “The View” was produced without a live studio audience Wednesday, March 11, 2020.

Read the latest about TV studio audience changes due to coronavirus.

The show is one of multiple high profile national shows that is eschewing having a public studio audience over worried about the coronavirus.

Unlike some other shows, “The View” did not appear to have its a larger group of its staff “fill in” as audience members and even made it a point to show the empty gray seats several times.

The co-hosts also made a show of acting “surprised” to not see an audience.