Ryan Reynolds Attends ‘The View’ Taping With His Mom

They got a shocking “View” of a famous face in the audience.

“The View” hosts, including Whoopi Goldberg, 68, were surprised looking out at the audience for the Monday episode.

Ryan Reynolds, 47, was there in the crowd – not as a planned guest on the show, but just as a regular member of the audience, sitting in the front row with his mom.

Halfway through the episode, Goldberg drew attention to their presence.

“You never know what’s going on here at ‘The View.’ Sometimes you look up and you go, ‘Oh, this is really great.’ And then you look over and you go, ‘Oh snap, there’s Ryan Reynolds!’” she said, as the camera panned to the studio audience, where Reynolds waved from.

“Just out of curiosity … how come?” Goldberg asked him.

Read more here from the New York Post.