Wendy Williams Biography, Net Worth, Husband, Children, Weight, Books, Age, Facts, Wiki, Divorce, Height

Wendy Williams

Wendy Williams is a popular television host, actress, fashion designer, author, and former radio personality. She is best known for anchoring the nationally syndicated talk show ‘The Wendy Williams Show’ on television since 2008. Prior to joining the television industry, she worked as a radio DJ and was known as a “shock jockette” in New York.

Despite her popularity, Williams has become well-known for her on-air spats with a number of celebrities! She is also a well-known author. She is the author of six books, including a New York Times best-selling autobiography. She has developed numerous product lines as a fashion designer, including a wig line, a fashion line, and a jewelry collection. She is a Northeastern University graduate.

She has been married to Kevin Hunter since 1997 and has one child. Wendy Williams Way was renamed by the Asbury Park city council to honor Williams’ 50th birthday. In February 2018, she revealed publicly that she has Graves’ disease.

Well-known for?

  • Wendy Williams is the host of the popular television talk show The Wendy Williams Show.

Wendy Williams Rumors and Gossips

  • Wendy Williams will take a medical leave from her talk show to undergo Graves Disease treatment.
  • 50 Cent’s spat with Wendy Williams continues with a statement on her supposed divorce. 50 Cent and Wendy Williams appear to live their lives in perpetual competition to see who can make the most messes. They both like infiltrating other people’s lives and reporting on what they discover, however only Wendy is paid to do so. However, the battle may be over today.
  • Wendy Williams is being dragged by 50 Cent on rumors of her husband’s infidelity. Wendy Williams’ husband was said to have gotten his alleged mistress pregnant. Wendy has yet to respond to the rumors. Fiddy, a well-known troll, decided to further his dispute with the talk show presenter by kicking her while she was down. He shared a screenshot of the report in which Ana d said Wendy is the “world’s most renowned side woman.”

Wendy Williams Age and Parents

Wendy Joan Williams was born on July 18, 1964 in Asbury Park, New Jersey to her father Thomas and her mother Shirley Williams. Wendy Williams’s age is 58 years as of 2022. She was the youngest of three children. Wanda Williams and Thomas Williams Jr. are her siblings’ names.

Wendy Williams Mourns Mom Shirley Williams After Death

Her nationality is American, and she was born under the sign of Cancer. She spent most of her childhood in Ocean Township’s Wayside neighborhood. She had sharp features from a young age, in contrast to her elder, more scholarly sister Wanda. Her ancestry is African-American. Her faith is Baptist.

In terms of schooling, she attended and graduated from Ocean Township High School. She attended Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts, from 1982 to 1986. She earned a B.A. in communications.

Celebrated Name Wendy Williams
Age 58 Years Old
Nick Name Wendy Williams
Birth Name Wendy Williams-Hunter
Birth Date 1964-07-18
Gender Female
Profession Media Personality
Place Of Birth Ocean Township, New Jersey, United States
Height 5.11
Eye Color Brown – Dark
Hair Color Dyed Brown
Religion Baptist
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
High School Ocean Township High School, Oakhurst, New Jersey,
University B.A.,Communications, Northeastern University, Bost
Best Known For 107.5 WBLS F.M. Gossip In New York Cit
Bra Cup Size G
Husband Kevin Hunter (1999-2019), Bert Girgorie (1994-1995)
Hip Size 40
Waist Size 30
Dress Size (Bust) 34
Dress Size (waist) 30
Dress Size (Hips) 40
Marital Status Divorced
Net Worth $20 Million
Weight 79
Birth Nation USA
Father Thomas Williams
Mother Shirley Williams
Siblings 2: Wanda Williams and Thomas Williams Jr.
Horoscope Cancer
Shoe Size 11 (US)
Dress Size 12 (US)
Spouse Kevin Hunter
Married Date 30th November 1997
Children 1: Kevin Hunter Jr.
Salary $8,000,000 per season

Wendy Williams Career Highlights

  • Wendy started her career with the WVIS in the US Virgin Islands.
  • After a year, she was hired by Washington, DC-based station WOL to handle the overnight weekend shift at WQHT.
  • She was then employed by WUSL, a Philadelphia urban station, where she helped the station rise from 14th to second place in the ratings.

  • Debmar-Mercury invited her to participate in a six-week television tryout of her own chat show in 2008.
  • On July 14, 2008, she started a six-week broadcast tryout of her own talk show, The Wendy Williams Show.
  • Beginning in July 2009, Fox secured an agreement with Debmar-Mercury to carry the show nationally on their stations.
  • BET acquired cable rights to broadcast the show at night in 2010.
  • Wendy has gotten many nominations for Outstanding Entertainment Talk Show Host and the show itself for Outstanding Talk Show/Entertainment at the Daytime Emmy Awards.
  • In 2012, she posed for PETA’s “I’d Rather Go Naked Than Wear Fur” advertisement campaign.
  • Williams had not missed an episode of “The Wendy Williams Show” until February 2018, when she took one week off; however, on February 21, 2018, she stated that her show will be on sabbatical for three weeks due to Graves’ disease and hyperthyroidism consequences.
  • She has also appeared on Martin, One Life to Live, Drop Dead Diva, The Face, Aaliyah: The Princess of R&B, Death By Gossip with Wendy Williams, Drop Dead Diva, and many other television shows.
  • She has also appeared in films such as Think Like a Man, The Cookout, and Mike and Dave Need Wedding Dates.

  • She is also very involved in the business. She collaborated with the Home Shopping Network to launch a collection of dresses, slacks, sweaters, and skirts for ordinary woman.
  • She also has a jewelry brand called ‘Adorn by Wendy Williams’ that she sells on the home shopping network QVC.
  • Williams appeared as “Lips” on The Masked Singer’s fourth season in 2020, and because the costume was so heavy, she spent the majority of the performance sitting down. She was the first member of Group C to be eliminated and unmasked after her debut appearance. She performed the Odyssey song “Native New Yorker.”
  • She also appeared in the reality television series The Real Housewives of Atlanta the same year.
  • She also inked a deal with the Lifetime network for a documentary, Wendy Williams: What a Mess!, and a biographical feature, Wendy Williams: The Movie, both based on her life.

Wendy Williams Husband and Marriage

Wendy Williams has been married twice in her life but is currently unmarried. For the first year of her marriage, she was married to Bertrand “Bert” Girigorie. The marriage lasted two years, from 1994 to 1995.

Wendy later married Kevin Hunter. The couple had been dating for four years after meeting in 1995. The wedding took place on November 30, 1997. Kevin Hunter Jr., the couple’s only child, was born. Williams requested a divorce in April 2019 due to “irreconcilable issues.”

Despite the fact that their divorce was finalized in January 2020, she continues to use the surname Hunter officially. She was previously in a relationship with Erick Sermon for a short time.

Wendy Williams Net Worth 

Wendy has a million-dollar net worth as an actress, novelist, and television personality. As of now, Wendy Williams’s net worth is estimated to be $20 million.

Her career has earned her a sizable net worth. She also makes a good living, earning $8,000,000 per season. She lives a luxury lifestyle on her wages and is content with her salary and net worth.

Wendy Williams Height

Wendy is a stunning woman with amazing body features. She draws a lot of people with her lovely grin. She stands at 5 feet 10 inches tall. She has a fit body and a healthy weight of 79 kg.

Her physical measurements are 41-30-40. Her shoe size is 11 and her dress size is 12. (US). Her hair is blonde, and her eyes are brown.

Did You Know?

  • In 2012, she posed for PETA’s “I’d Rather Go Naked Than Wear Fur” advertisement campaign.
  • She also has a jewelry brand called ‘Adorn by Wendy Williams’ that she sells on the home shopping network QVC.

  • Debmar-Mercury invited her to participate in a six-week television tryout of her own chat show in 2008.

 

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