Walters spotlights year's most fascinating people

November 29, 2010 5:27:39 AM PST
Barbara Walters has named veteran comedian Betty White and royal fiancee Kate Middleton as two of the year's '10 Most Fascinating People.' Also on the list are incoming "American Idol" judge Jennifer Lopez, NBA superstar LeBron James, Oscar winner Sandra Bullock and the entire cast of MTV's "Jersey Shore."

Previously announced were teen singing sensation Justin Bieber and GOP politician-author Sarah Palin. The remaining two names are still under wraps.

The hour-long special, Walters' 18th annual "Fascinating People" edition, will air on ABC on Dec. 9.

The same evening, Walters will host an hour-long special spotlighting Oprah Winfrey.