Truth to be Told: Tell it Like it is

Why is it important to tell the truth - and more importantly tell the truth with love!

It's a simple idea that has an enormous impact on the children and the families who participate, and it grew from Candi Carter's love for her teenage son. We've Got Friends is a program that provides hangouts for teens with special needs.

Maggie Rulli tours the set of 'The View' and talks with Executive Producer Candi Carter about the challenges of being a woman in a powerful job.

Just before show time, executive producer Candi Carter fires up her troops.

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We've Got Friends Helps Teens with Special Needs Socialize with Each Other

As a parent, Candi Carter noted that teenagers with developmental differences like her son, Emerson, have few opportunities to relax, connect and hang out — so she decided to create a space just for them.

Hall empowered another Black woman to lead her show, tapping Candi Carter as showrunner and executive producer

In recognition of Women’s History Month, we are shining the spotlight on our 2020 EBONY Power 100 Women Up honorees. Meet Candi Carter, Executive Producer, The View with ABC News.hat's this item about? 

Daytime talk show “Tamron Hall” is making some behind-the-scenes changes. Candi Carter, who has spent the past five years as an executive producer on “The View,” will take over for Talia Parkinson-Jones as showrunner of the topical daytime talk show hosted by “Today” and MSNBC veteran Hall.

Not long ago, politicians didn’t take the daytime talk show seriously. Now it’s an essential campaign stop for Democrats and Republicans alike.

The network plans to make the announcement on Tuesday, along with naming Candi Carter as the show’s first African American executive producer effective immediately. 

The Hollywood Reporter

Candi Carter, who served as interim showrunner, has been promoted to executive producer effective immediately.

ABC has renewed The View for an epic 20th season. Though the show’s panel — Joy Behar, Whoopi Goldberg, Paula Faris, Candace Cameron-Bure, Michelle Collins and Raven-Symone — reportedly remains unchanged,  interim showrunner Candi Carter (The Oprah Winfrey Show) has been named executive producer of the talk show, becoming the first African American female to do so. Carter joins the ranks of top black TV showrunners such as Shonda Rhimes and Lee Daniels.

‘The View’ Renewed, EP Locked In, Panelists’ Future TBA


ABC News announced this morning it was bringing back The View for a 20th season. Also headlined in today’s announcement was news that Candi Carter, who has been interim showrunner since September, has been named EP, effective immediately.

Black Girl Magic is in full swing over at ABC. After announcing last week Channing Dungey is the network’s first African-American woman president, it’s also being reported daytime talk show The View has been renewed for its 20th season, and the interim show runner Candi Carter will be the show’s first black female executive producer.

ABC’s The View was honored as part of this year’s class, and its stars, past and present, were in attendance at the event: 

Candi Carter of “The Oprah Winfrey Show” and “Just Keke” will serve as exec producer on the daytime talker, which hails from Telepictures Productions.

Ice & Coco, starring actor and rapper Ice-T and his model wife Coco, is the latest talk show concept to get a test run on selected Fox owned TV stations in New York, Los Angeles and a few other markets, it was announced Monday by Fox Television Stations and Warner Bros.The show is exec produced by Candi Carter and is produced by Warner Bros. Telepictures Productions.

It was also announced that joining Judge Greg Mathis (pictured) as Executive Producers of the show will be Candi Carter (“The Oprah Winfrey Show,” CEO, New Chapter Entertainment)

Candi Carter (“The Oprah Winfrey Show,” CEO, New Chapter Entertainment) and Andrew Scher (“Dr. Phil,” “Queen Latifah,” “Ricki Lake”) have been tapped as showrunners and Executive Producers alongside Executive Producer Judge Greg Mathis (“Judge Mathis”).

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