Sherri Shepherd is an actress, best-selling author and comedian known for her role as co-host of ABC's The View, for which she won a Daytime Emmy. Shepherd's film credits include One For The Money, Think Like a Man and the upcoming Woodlawn and Ride Along 2. She has appeared as a frequent guest star on How I Met Your Mother, 30 Rock, and Hot in Cleveland, and also executive produced her own sitcom on the Lifetime Network entitled Sherri. Shepherd produced and hosted The Newlywed Game and made her Broadway debut as the first African American wicked stepmother in the Tony award winning musical Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella. She became a New York Times best-selling author with the release of her books Plan D: How to Lose Weight and Beat Diabetes Even if You Don't Have It and Permission Slips: Every Woman's Guide to Giving Yourself a Break.