See Brett Favre on the Barbara Walters special

Minnesota Vikings quarterback Brett Favre, who prepped at Hancock North Central High School, will be on the “10 Most Fascinating People of 2009’’ on the Barbara Walters Special tonight at 9.

It will be shown on WLOX Channel 13 and the ABC network.

In addition to Favre, Walters has on her list Glenn Beck, Kate Gosselin, Lady Gaga, Michael Jackson’s kids Paris and Blanket, Adam Lambert, Sarah Palin, Tyler Perry, and Jenny Sanford.

Favre retired from the Green Bay Packers two years ago after seven division championships, four NFC title games and a Super Bowl title, then unretired and joined the New York Jets in 2008. He retired from the Jets, then came out of retirement just before the start of the 2009 NFL regular season and joined the Minnesota Vikings.

Favre has the Vikings in the hunt for a NFC championship and Super Bowl berth. The NFL Ironman has won one Super Bowl and been the runner-up in another.