Commenters are differing on whether it was appropriate for Williams to speculate on a possible gender transition by the former Olympian, and a misquote has added fuel to the fire. Talk show host Wendy Williams last week again drew some wrath for transgender-related comments — but this time some sloppy reporting from an online outlet, which was picked up elsewhere, made the situation worse. The media has buzzed for months now about what some describe as his overtly feminine presentation, although Jenner himself has never stated that he is in a gender transition or addressed whether he considers himself trans.
Wendy Williams doesn't care if you try to insult her by saying she looks like a man. During an interview with ABC News this week, the year-old talk show host was asked about transgender star and Emmy nominee! Laverne Coxbut talk quickly turned to haters who question Williams' own gender and sexuality.
The supermodel broke her arm during rehearsals and is being replaced by daughter Sailor Brinkley-Cook. Christie Brinkley "burst into tears" after she discovered Wendy Williams had accused her of faking her "Dancing With The Stars" injury. During her season premiere of The Wendy Williams Show on Monday, the host claimed something wasn't adding up when Brinkley announced she was being replaced by her daughter Sailor Brinkley-Cook after breaking her arm during rehearsals for the dancing competition.
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Getting the last laugh! Wendy Williams "gets" why some people think she's actually a man. The topic came up when the year-old was asked about transgender Orange Is the New Black star Laverne Cox who just became the first transgendered person to be nominated for an Emmybut Williams instead opted to address her own rumor mill.
Wendy Williams is a former radio personality, now talk show host, who is known for her outspokenness and brash no-nonsense attitude. She gained fame and notoriety for her on-air clashes with celebrities before moving on to host her own talk show. SinceWilliams has hosted the nationally syndicated television talk show; The Wendy Williams Show.
Everything about Wendy Williams is big: from her stature—five-eleven without her signature heels—to her voice, which needs no microphone to be heard, to her daily talk-show viewership numbers. About 1. These numbers put her solidly in the realm of talk-show royalty.
Wendy Williams is taking an extended absence from her eponymous daytime talk show due to health complications after ongoing surgery for a shoulder fracture she said she sustained in December. Despite her strong desire to return, she is taking a necessary, extended break from her show to focus on her personal and physical well-being. The talk show host had missed her Dec. Debmar-Mercury had previously said Williams would resume taping on Jan.
Note: "The Wendy Williams Show" has removed the video referenced below from its website. Wendy Williams sat down with a panel of media personalities on her popular daytime talk show "The Wendy Williams Show" this week to discuss a transgender athlete's lawsuit against CrossFit for alleged discriminatory practices. CrossFit allegedly denied Jonsson the opportunity to participate in the women's division at the upcoming CrossFit Games, despite the fact that she is legally recognized as a woman in the state of California and had gender confirmation surgery in
The popular daytime talk show host led an ill-informed panel discussion about transgender athlete Chloie Jonsson, and now she's apologized. Jonsson's name has been in the headlines recently, as she is currently suing the fitness giant after being told she wasn't eligible to compete in the women's division of the annual CrossFit Games because she was assigned male at birth. The segment opened with an ill-advised joke about Chloie Jonsson's last name being "Jonsson," and it stumbled from there on out.