Another health scare? Wendy Williams walks unsteadily, clings to bodyguard as she hobbles to her car in NYC
NEW YORK CITY, NEW YORK: Earlier this year, reports claiming Wendy Williams has serious health problems left fans tense. Now, their greatest fears have been confirmed after Williams was spotted struggling to walk while clinging to her bodyguard who was supporting her.
The former queen of daytime TV was seen stepping out of her high-rise building, holding her bodyguard’s arm as she made her way to her car on Tuesday, August 23. She was wearing a slip-style dress with an overshirt and sneakers.
The former TV show host appeared to have difficulty walking and moved slowly while appeared slightly hunched over. Her eyes were awkwardly wide though the reason behind her struggle was still unclear.
While she hobbled on, Williams flashed a massive ring on her finger and said, "This is a real ring. I wanted it so big that it looks fake. By the way, my next destination is Core Club to get my money," she said while entering a building. For the unaware, Core Club is New York’s exclusive members-only club that charges a $50,000 initiation fee, according to Gotham Mag, and a $15,000 annual membership. She was spotted at the celebrity hotspot quite often this year.
In addition to her health struggle, She has been in the public eye for her bizarre behavior and financial crisis. Earlier, the star was spotted outside her New York apartment looking thinner than ever. The weight loss she went through was visible on her face. Her cheekbones poked out causing fans to speculate.
It was revealed that Williams has been battling Graves disease and an alcohol addiction. The photos of the star in an alarming condition were shared on her Instagram fan account, where fans shared their fears for her health. One wrote, "I pray she gets some help," while another added, "I feel so bad for her."
A source close to the Williams family revealed to US Sun that Wendy’s son Kevin Jr ran up an enormous tab on her American Express card before her brokerage accounts were frozen in January. "Kevin Jr spent around $100,000 on Wendy's personal America Express card. This was her own AmEx specifically," the insider shared.
Earlier, Williams had even fired her manager Bernie Young for going behind her back and using her card to hire hire attorney Carolyn Wolf to take over as her legal guardian.