WCL: ABC's Diane Sawyer

Recently, Val sat down with ABC News anchorwoman DIANE SAWYER to not only discuss her long run on ''Good Morning America,'' but also her transition to anchor of ''World News.''

The dangers she faces on foreign soil and, of course, her famous director husband, Mike Nichols (who has a special Chicago connection).

Plus, Diane chats about the birthday surprise from her staff that caught her completely off guard. Check out the full-length birthday surprise flash mob video below.