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Wendy Williams doubles down on claim she is ‘married’ despite her rep denying it

Wendy Williams’ marital standing is on the heart of scrutiny, amid conflicting experiences that she wed a New York Police Department officer named Henry.

On Wednesday, the New Jersey-born speak present host, 58, informed Hollywood Unlocked CEO Jason Lee that she is married, after her rep Will Selby informed a number of retailers that she hadn’t gotten married.

‘Everyone appears to have an issue with that – I’m married; I’m married, I do not care who is aware of it, I’m married,’ the speak present host informed Hollywood Unlocked in a cellphone interview.

The newest: Wendy Williams’ marital standing is on the heart of scrutiny, amid conflicting experiences that she wed a New York Police Department officer named Henry. The TV character, 58, stated that she was married after her rep denied it. She was pictured in 2019 in NYC

Williams confirmed that Selby is her rep, including, that ‘Will sees no level in me getting married, however you recognize what, f*** Will – 14 years I’ve recognized him, and I’ve at all times stated f*** him, in a great way.’

Selby on Wednesday informed Page Six that Williams’ claim that she had gotten married was ‘inaccurate,’ including, ‘She is excited a couple of new relationship and doubtless acquired carried away in dialog. Wendy doesn’t want to disclose particulars for the time being.’

Selby offered further particulars in an announcement he undergo Entertainment Tonight Wednesday, saying that Williams ‘is enthusiastic about every little thing new in her life and her primary precedence is her well being and capturing her first episode of her podcast.’

He added, ‘That’s the main focus proper now. You by no means know something is severe when it involves the affairs of the center till it’s severe.’

The speak present host informed Hollywood Unlocked Wednesday, ‘Everyone appears to have an issue with that – I’m married; I’m married, I do not care who is aware of it, I’m married’

During Tuesday's episode of his podcast Gagging With Jason Lee, Lee said that he had received a call from Wendy who told him that she had married a police officer named Henry last week. He spoke with her again Wednesday, when she repeated the claim

During Tuesday’s episode of his podcast Gagging With Jason Lee, Lee stated that he had acquired a name from Wendy who informed him that she had married a police officer named Henry final week. He spoke with her once more Wednesday, when she repeated the claim  

Selby additionally informed ET he had no intentions of making an attempt to make Hollywood Unlocked’s Lee look unhealthy in denying his report that Williams was married after their cellphone dialog.

‘Nobody is making an attempt to make Jason appear like he lacks credibility, that is by no means my intent,’ Selby stated. ‘All I did was reply to a question I used to be requested. Like I stated beforehand, the main focus is Wendy’s well being and getting ready to shoot the podcast.’ 

During the Tuesday episode of his podcast Gagging With Jason Lee, Jason stated that he had acquired a name from Wendy who knowledgeable him that she was coming to Los Angeles on Friday.

‘And she says, “I’m married,”‘ he recounted. ‘I’m like, “What?” She’s like, “I got married.”

The podcast host continued, ‘I’m like, “You got married when?” And she’s like, “I got married last week.”‘

Exes: She and television producer Kevin Hunter were married from 1999 to 2019 and share son Kevin Hunter Jr., 21. Pictured in 2018

Exes: She and tv producer Kevin Hunter had been married from 1999 to 2019 and share son Kevin Hunter Jr., 21. Pictured in 2018

Difficult: The past year has been challenging for the star, whose long-running eponymous talk show recently came to an end

Difficult: The previous year has been difficult for the star, whose long-running eponymous speak present lately got here to an finish

Jason stated, ‘I’m like, no you didn’t. And she stated, “Yes, I did.”‘

When he requested concerning the id of her thriller man, Jason stated that Wendy informed him that she had married ‘a man named Henry’ who is ‘a cop in New York.’

The former radio DJ was beforehand married to Bertrand ‘Bert’ Girigorie from 1994 to 1995. She and tv producer Kevin Hunter had been married from 1999 to 2019 and share son Kevin Hunter Jr., 21.

The New Jersey native loved a quick romance with contractor Mike Esterman, whom she met on her speak present in 2021.

The previous year has been difficult for the star, whose long-running eponymous speak present lately got here to an finish. 

While Wendy headlined this system from 2008 till earlier this year, she didn’t seem within the last episode of the present.   

Instead of Williams, visitor host Sherri Shepherd hosted it. She had stepped in again in February to take over for Williams whereas she handled a variety of power sicknesses. 

In June, TMZ reported that Williams had nearly fully lost feeling in her ft on account of lymphedema, a illness brought on by a blockage in the lymphatic system.   

She’s additionally coping with Graves’ illness, an immune dysfunction brought on by an overproduction of thyroid hormones. 

Absent: While Wendy headlined the program from 2008 until earlier this year, she did not appear in the final episode of the show. Instead of Williams, guest host Sherri Shepherd (pictured in 2021) hosted it

Absent: While Wendy headlined this system from 2008 till earlier this year, she didn’t seem within the last episode of the present. Instead of Williams, visitor host Sherri Shepherd (pictured in 2021) hosted it

The dysfunction brought on her to faint on-air again in 2017. 

In July, Wendy informed the New York Post, ‘There was nothing I favored concerning the [final episode of] Wendy Williams Show.’  

When requested why she did not host the ultimate episode of the sequence, she responded by telling the outlet that the manufacturing company Debmar-Mercury did not ask her to. 

‘Debmar-Mercury, for my part, ought to have accomplished it with [me], not these different individuals on The Wendy Williams Show,’ the star stated. ‘Except for Fat Joe.’   

Fat Joe is a rapper who crammed in on the present a variety of instances for Williams over time. 

Williams additionally talked her plans to host her new podcast titled The Wendy Experience. 

‘If you’re extraordinarily well-known like I’m, [hosting a podcast] will make extra money than being on The Wendy Williams Show,’ she stated. 

She continued, ‘What I need to do is podcast, and I need to have a restaurant.’ 

Legal dispute: Meanwhile, Wendy is currently embroiled in a legal battle with Wells Fargo bank, who has frozen her assets and claimed she is 'incapacitated'

Legal dispute: Meanwhile, Wendy is presently embroiled in a authorized battle with Wells Fargo financial institution, who has frozen her property and claimed she is ‘incapacitated’

At the time, the Think Like a Man star additionally stated she was trying to get fortunate in her personal life. 

‘If I don’t do anything, together with podcast, I might like to fall in love. I need to f**ok,’ she joked. ‘Excuse me, I’m beautiful. Can I f***?’  

Meanwhile, Wendy is presently embroiled in a authorized battle with Wells Fargo financial institution who has frozen her property and claimed she is ‘incapacitated.’

Back in May, Wendy was assigned a monetary guardian with the intention to acquire ‘entry to her thousands and thousands.’

Wendy beforehand stated: ‘Wells Fargo has no questions and solutions concerning my money. This is not honest. And Lori Schiller and Wells Fargo has this guardianship petition about preserving me away from my money. This is not proper and this is not honest.’

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