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Barbara Walters Presents: The Most Fascinating People

CLAIM: Kristen Stewart, Jay Z and Robert Downey Jr “Turned Down” Barbara Walters Most Fascinating People Interviews

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“Rejected: TV Legend Barbara Walters Was Turned Down By Jay Z, Kristen Stewart & Robert Downey Jr. For ‘Most Fascinating People’ Interviews,” reads the headline of a RadarOnline “exclusive.”

According to the webloid, the journalist had included the rapper, actress, and actor on an early list of contenders for the 2013 special, but was forced to cut them out after all three declined to participate.

Is it true?

Most Fascinating Person of 2013 Is…

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Hillary Clinton was named the “Most Fascinating Person” of 2013 by Barbara Walters on Wednesday.

The veteran news journalist revealed her selection at the end of her annual ABC special, “Barbara Walters Presents: The 10 Most Fascinating People of 2013.”

“This program started with the dawn of the Clinton era, and it seems we might be at the start of another,” explained Walters.

The “Most Fascinating” Person of 2012 Is…

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General David Petraeus is Barbara Walters’ “Most Fascinating Person of 2012.”

The veteran journalist made the big reveal on her annual TV special, which aired Wednesday on ABC.

Steve Jobs is Barbara Walters’ Most Fascinating Person of 2011 (VIDEO)

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Steve Jobs is Barbara Walters’ “Most Fascinating Person” of 2011

The TV journalist revealed her annual selection Wednesday during her ABC special, “Barbara Walters Presents: The Most Fascinating People.”

Kim Kardashian On Her Sex Tape: “I’ve Made Mistakes In My Life” (VIDEO)

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On “Barbara Walters Presents: The Most Fascinating People,” the veteran journalist grilled Kim Kardashian and her family about their controversial rise to fame.

Barbara Walters: “You Cannot Trust The Kardashians” (VIDEOS)



Barbara Walters, who named the Kardashian sisters among 2011′s “Most Fascinating People,” said on “The Late Show” Tuesday that “you cannot trust the Kardashians.”

Why is the veteran journalist so miffed?

WATCH: Barbara Walters Interviews ‘Jersey Shore’ Cast



Barbara Walters fulfilled a dream on Thursday by broadcasting her interview with the cast of “Jersey Shore.”

The segment ran as part of Walters’ annual “Most Fascinating People” special.

Barbara & Michelle Obama Beat Oprah & Barack: Walters Wins with “Most Fascinating”

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The numbers are just in. Barbara Walters beat Oprah Winfrey… and President Obama. “Barbara Walters Presents: The 10 Most Fascinating People of 2009,” which featured First Lady Michelle Obama, scored 10.6 million viewers for ABC, and beat Oprah’s widely publicized “Christmas at the White House” special in key demographics.

News: Barbara Walters picks Michael Jackson kids among “Most Fascinating People”

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Wow! Among Barbara Walters’ “10 Most Fascinating People of 2009” are the children of the Michael Jackson. And the others are…

News: Barbara Walters “Most Fascinating People of 2009″

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It’s that time of the year when Barbara Walters snags highly coveted interviews for her annual “Barbara Walters Presents: The 10 Most Fascinating People” special. Who made the list?

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