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03/28/2008 02:44 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Rosie O'Donnell Confirms She Will Meet With "The Price Is Right" This Week

Rosie O'Donnell is in the running to follow Bob Barker as the next host of "The Price Is Right". She has been open about her desire for the job and confirmed she will meet with the show this week.
On her blog rosie.com, the former cohost of "The View" answers questions posed by fans who write in. On Saturday she had this exchange:

Victoria writes:

Backstage, when asked who could fill his shoes as host of Price Is Right, Barker floated Rosie O'Donnell as a possible successor. "I believe they're going to have a meeting with Rosie"
R u going to?

yes
this week

At Friday night's Daytime Emmy Awards, outgoing host Barker told reporters, ""There's no doubt in my mind she could do the show... She told me she loved `The Price Is Right' and wanted to host it one day."

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