Join in the celebration.

Updated on January 5:

Look for James DePaiva (ex-Max) to join in on the Llanview celebration.

Previously Reported on January 4, 2012:

Judith Light (ex-Karen) will also appear during the special but will not be seen in Llanview for the ABC finale. Kassie DePaiva (Blair) will be in attendance as well.

Previously Reported on December 13:

Robert S. Woods (Bo), Hillary B. Smith (Nora) and Robin Strasser (ex-Dorian) have been tapped to take part in the special.

Previously Reported on December 7:

On Friday January 13, just hours before the final airing of “One Life To Live,” ABC’s “The View” will air a special to salute the show’s 43 years on the network. Erika Slezak (Viki) will guest host with Creator/Writer Agnes Nixon and Executive Producer Frank Valentini scheduled to appear.

The special will feature exclusive, never-before seen footage of the final taping, interviews with special guest stars and returning cast members, surprise appearances, an exclusive sneak peek clip of the last episode and the cast and crew uniting for their final group photograph, as well as special videotaped montages that will showcase some of the show’s most memorable moments.

Tune in to ABC from 11.00 AM to 12.00 PM on January 13, and stay tuned in the coming weeks, as Soaps.com will announce the full Llanview guest list. Please check your local listings. If you’d like to be in the audience email your request.

Get more details about the show’s end through Erika Slezak Talks Ending Scenes.

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– Amy Mistretta