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Germanwings Flight Deliberately Taken Down, Zayn-y Reaction to One Direction Split and Guests Jeremy Piven, Tyrese Gibson and Bella Thorne

By Marisa Dabney | Mar 26th, 2015

Co-hosts Whoopi Goldberg, Rosie Perez, Nicolle Wallace and guest co-hosts Michelle Collins and Fusion's Alicia Menendez  discuss the latest hot topics including news the Germanwings flight may have been deliberately taken down by co-pilot.

Hot Topic: Changing Direction
Zayn Malik has announced his is leaving the boy band One Direction sending young female fans into a frenzy. His fiancée, Perrie Edwards, has been compared to Yoko Ono as some fans feel she may be one of the reasons behind his decision to leave the group.

Hot Topic: Germanwings Mystery
French authorities have discovered the Germanwings flight that went down in the Alps earlier this week may have been deliberately taken down by the co-pilot.

Hot topic: Too Much Diversity?
A Deadline article recently asked if there is too much diversity on TV with hit shows such as "How to Get Away with Murder" and "Empire." The co-hosts laugh at this preposterous question as there is still far too little diversity on TV shows. They also feel race or ethnicity does not need to define the character or be the subject of shows with diverse casts.

Hot Topic: Is An Apology Enough?
Levi Pettit, one of the University of Oklahoma SAE Fraternity members that participated in a racist chant, issued a public apology for his actions. However his apology left much to be desired making "The View" co-hosts wonder whether or not it was sincere and if he grasps the depth of what he has done. They also wonder where the other students that participated in that racist chant are and why they have not yet apologized.

Jeremy Piven Feels Closer to Harry Selfridge than Ari Gold
Jeremy Piven, star of "Mr. Selfridge" and "Entourage" tells "The View" co-hosts he feels closer to the Harry Selfridge character who struggles with personal demons.  He also enjoyed reprising his role as Ari Gold in the new "Entourage" film which he feels fans of the HBO show and those new to the show will enjoy.

Tyrese Gibson Star of "Furious 7" Tells Story about Friend Paul Walker
Tyrese Gibson talks about his new film "Furious 7" and releasing his last music album, "Black Rose." He also tells "The View" co-hosts a story about his late friend and co-star, Paul Walker, he has never shared before.

Actress Bella Thorne Addresses Hollywood and Body Image
Actress Bella Thorne returns to "The View" as a guest and talks about her role in "New York Spring Spectacular." Bella tells the co-hosts why she addresses Hollywood's problems with body image in a recent issue of Teen Vogue and  about her participation in the Find Your Park campaign.