Barbara Walters most fascinating person to be announced Dec. 18

He may be a baby, but Barbara Walters finds Prince George fascinating. Photo: Associated Press

(WJLA) - For the 21st year running, Barbara Walters will name her most "fascinating person of the year," and this year's candidates include the nation's most notorious whistleblower and an infant.

Walters will announce and count down the list during her Dec. 18 special on ABC.

Included in this year's list are:

Jennifer Lawrence, actress Robin Roberts, ABC News anchor Edward Snowden, NSA whistleblower Prince George of Cambridge, son of Prince William and Kate Middleton The cast of Duck Dynasty Kanye West and Kim Kardashian Miley Cyrus