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ASUNCIÓN “SUNNY” HOSTIN is a co-host of the daytime talk show “The View” and the senior legal correspondent for ABC News. Previously, Ms. Hostin was a host and legal analyst at CNN. She covered many high-profile trials, from George Zimmerman to Casey Anthony, and numerous other major stories, including the AME church shooting in Charleston and the selection of Eric Holder for Attorney General. Prior to working at CNN, Ms. Hostin filled in as co-anchor for ABC News’ “World News Now” and “America This Morning.” Ms. Hostin began her legal career as an appellate law clerk, then a trial attorney for the Justice Department and lastly as a federal prosecutor. She received a Special Achievement Award from then-Attorney General Janet Reno during her time as a federal prosecutor. Ms. Hostin graduated from Binghamton University and Notre Dame Law School. She currently resides in Westchester County with her two children and husband.

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