New digs. Wendy Williams lately purchased herself a brand new residence in New York Metropolis as her ongoing well being struggles proceed.
The discuss present host, 57, bought the $4.5 million high-rise unit a few months in the past, Us Weekly can solely affirm. The two,400-square-foot residence contains three bedrooms, three loos and an open-plan kitchen with walnut cupboards, granite counter tops and a wine fridge.
Positioned in NYC’s Monetary District, the duplex residence is in a luxurious constructing that has a health heart and spa, which features a lap pool, sauna, steam room and sizzling tub.
Final month, Williams introduced that she was pushing again the season 13 premiere of The Wendy Williams Present after she examined constructive for COVID-19. The brand new season was initially scheduled to start on September 20, however producers pushed the date again to October 4 after the host’s COVID-19 prognosis.
One week later, the corporate that produces The Wendy Williams Present introduced that the season premiere had been delayed once more, including that the beloved host would proceed her hiatus.
“Wendy continues to be below medical supervision and meets along with her medical workforce each day,” Debmar-Mercury stated in an announcement on Tuesday, October 12. “She is making progress however is experiencing severe problems as a direct results of Graves’ illness and her thyroid situation. It has been decided that extra time is required earlier than she is ready to return to her stay internet hosting duties.”
The assertion added that new episodes will start airing on Monday, October 18, with visitor hosts and panels to be introduced at a later date.
“Wendy is a valued and stalwart member of the Debmar-Mercury household and has been so for 12 years,” the assertion continued. “We wish her well being to be her high precedence. As quickly as she’s prepared, she might be again in her treasured purple chair. We very a lot recognize the respect for Wendy’s privateness, in addition to all the nice needs from her followers, station companions and advertisers.”
Final 12 months, the Masked Singer alum took a break from the present to cope with signs brought on by her Graves’ illness. “In session along with her physician and as a precautionary measure, she might be taking a while off as she continues to obtain remedy,” a spokesperson for The Wendy Williams Present informed Us in an announcement in Might 2020, including that the host had been coping with “fatigue.”
The Maintain Me in Contempt creator revealed her Graves’ illness and hyperthyroidism diagnoses in February 2018. “My physician has prescribed — are you prepared? — three weeks of trip,” she informed viewers throughout an episode of her discuss present, which aired reruns whereas she took a break. “I used to be pissed.”