Wendy Williams returned to her popular talk show as host on March 4, 2019. Williams has not been seen on the show since Dec. 2018. The host started off immediately saying she knew everybody was talking about her. She also thanked the audience for their loyalty by waiting for her to return.
Williams ended up taking an extended break from the show to deal with issues pertaining to Graves Disease and problems with her thyroid. She admitted that at the end of the Christmas vacation, she began to feel “thyroid-ish.” She stated that her medication was adjusted and they continue to be tweaked.
She said that she is doing much better now. Williams then discussed the multiple rumors regarding Kevin Hunter, her husband. The talk show host said she wanted to say hello to her husband and said she was still wearing her ring and held her hand up to the audience.
Williams elaborated that she has been with Hunter for 28 years and he is her lover, best friend, and her everything. She understood the gossip which was going on about her marriage.
Williams then put up a throwback photo on the screen of her and Kevin. She said she wanted to show the audience the man she fell in love with. Adding, anybody who has been married has their ups and down and marriage is not easy.
She told the audience do not discuss her marriage until people saw her ring gone and added it is not going anywhere in this lifetime.
Written by Barbara Sobel
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