Pals and family are rising increasingly more occupied with Wendy Williams — notably after she bizarrely claimed in a phone dialog that she got married to an NYPD cop.
They concern that she’s surrounded by way of people who don’t want what’s highest for her, and that she’s being allowed to rush into work and media appearances sooner than she’s healthful adequate.
On Tuesday, they’d been left scratching their heads after well-known individual weblog Hollywood Unlocked reported that she had often called its CEO, Jason Lee, “and shared a few updates on her existence, along with the thrilling details about her new hubby.”
Lee even posted a clip from a cellphone title with Williams whereby she talked about, “I’m married.”
Talking with Web page Six, the chat show legend’s brother, Tommy, described her up to date appearances and interviews as “truly sad.”
“I’ve been with Wendy as a result of the very beginning and he or she’s on no account talked like this, nonetheless I don’t assume it’s her fault. It’s a precarious state of affairs,” he instructed us.
He instructed us that he spoke to his sister not too way back and that she didn’t level out anything a few husband.
“She wasn’t getting married ultimate week,” he talked about, “I really feel it’s roughly crazy, and actually unnerving.”
Williams has been on downward spiral since taking a go away of absence in 2021 from her long-running and cherished eponymous show for what would develop to be its final season. After her return was once not on time numerous events, it went off the air in June amid tales that she was once struggling collectively together with her psychological effectively being.
She has since given numerous interviews — along with one with The Publish ultimate month the place she declared she’s “ready to f–okay.”
And insiders say that her state of affairs hasn’t progressed since she went off the air.
“Issues are literally off. It’s no longer the same Wendy… She’s regressed like crazy and her family in Florida could possibly be very apprehensive for her,” a provide instructed Web page Six.
Williams’ jeweler-turned-rep, William Shelby, talked about Wednesday that she hasn’t got married, claiming that “she is considering a model new courting and virtually definitely got carried away in dialog.” However he instructed us that Williams is wanting the pictures about her occupation and her return to most people eye.
“I’m attempting my highest to make my shopper glad,” he instructed us.
“I’ve to listen to her even if I don’t on a regular basis completely agree… if she needs to do an interview, occasionally we do it, and if it doesn’t work, I stop it. We’re nonetheless making an attempt out the waters,” he talked about.
She and Shelby have been working on “The Wendy Expertise” podcast, which, he talked about, they hope will debut “mid-August… if the entire thing works out neatly.”
“She’s telling me she needs to do the podcast each day. She’s ready to [do] this issue recently and I’m stopping her off,” Shelby talked about while admitting Williams isn’t at “100 computer” however.
“May she be larger? Sure. Extra nonetheless should be carried out to position her inside the home, the place she may also be represented larger. I merely want her legacy to be revered and intact,” he talked about.
In the meantime, completely different assets are puzzled by way of her courting with Shelby, who she was once rumored to be courting once more in 2020.
“This William particular person is her jeweler, nonetheless now he’s her rep or functioning as her supervisor they often’re launching a podcast? It doesn’t make sense,” the first provide talked about.
And while Tommy didn’t title Shelby, he believes his sister is being taken advantage of.
“If she was once spherical the correct different individuals, they wouldn’t have her in entrance of the cameras. She’s inside the unsuitable arms,” he talked about.
Tommy and Williams have had a rocky sibling courting recently on account of he ceaselessly mentions her on his YouTube show, “The Tommy Williams Present.” Nonetheless, “we talk steadily and I merely want her to be healthful,” he talked about.
“I would like her once more in Florida on account of that’s the place the love is. She should be throughout the people who primarily love her,” he talked about.
“We wish to get her correct, nonetheless she runs from me as soon as I inform her that,” he added.
In the meantime, Shelby instructed us he’s conscious that — while he doesn’t actually really feel “one factor devastating will happen” — Williams needs toughen and talked about, “I want to be in contact with [the family] additional and decide among the finest methods we could all work together.”
“Wendy’s misplaced her mother. She misplaced her show. She’s divorced from her husband. Her son is away at college. The entire ones 4 points compounding will impact any individual,” he talked about.
Moreover, “she has lymphedema, thyroid issues… it’s a stunning heavy bundle for one specific individual. She’s going by way of a lot,” he talked about.
“I would like her to be as glad and healthful as possible. Individuals who toughen her, you should be a bit affected individual and understand, she’s one human going by way of so much,” Shelby instructed us.