Wendy Williams is returning to the purple chair.
After delaying the Season 13 premiere of her eponymous daytime speak present for “ongoing health issues,” Williams will return to TV subsequent Monday, Oct. 4, her present’s social media account introduced.
“THE WAIT IS OVER! Season 13 starts MONDAY,” the caption to a promo reel learn. “You don’t wanna miss it!”
Her co-hosts — the title she offers her followers — are probably clamoring for the premiere to see if Williams will handle the goings-on in her life throughout her beloved “Hot Topics” phase, from her breakthrough case of COVID-19 to being taken to the hospital for a psychological well being verify.
Following her hospitalization and divorce from ex-husband Kevin Hunter, a supply advised Web page Six that Williams has grow to be lonely.
“It has been a very difficult time for Wendy. She’s a single woman with very few friends. She lost her marriage, her mom, and is living alone,” our supply shared.
“There is a lot on her plate.”
Final week, a supply conversant in manufacturing advised us that the 57-year-old “How You Doin?” host was able to get again to work after her well being scares.
“Wendy is on the mend, and doing well. There was a meeting this week, and [execs] assured staff the show will return on Oct. 4., and Wendy is ready to get back to work,” a supply conversant in the manufacturing advised us.
Williams has been frank together with her viewers previously about her ongoing battle with Graves illness and substance abuse points however has solely communicated by Instagram posts about her present well being woes.
In the meantime, Williams’ brother, Tommy, supplied an replace on his sister on his YouTube channel, saying he had “faith that Wendy’s going to make it” and described her situation as “stable.”
“I’ve spoken with her … she’s hanging in there. We’re praying, she’s fighting,” he stated.