There were some whispers the alliterate talk show host was actually using heroin.
It turns out she is taking Oxy, which is close enough.
It is still up in the air if she has a valid prescription, or how many prescriptions she has.
Wendy Williams’ Staff Speaks Out: ‘Make Her Go To Rehab And Get The Help She Clearly Needs’
TV Host Wendy Williams has been open about her past struggles with substance abuse but lately, her slurring words on-air and recent mispronouncing of celebrity names have fans concerned for her. Although she seemingly cleared the air today, her staff too had a lot to say as well.
Today Wendy Addressed the issue at hand, saying, “I always say I love you for watching ’cause I really, really do. I come here every day and I try to do the best that I can for you,” she said during her show on Monday. “I appreciate you watching, but even after all of these years, it’s still work. An effort put in for the hour I’m out here, you know? I guess every day is not perfect, but I’m not a perfectionist. I’m not perfect.”
This might just have passed as a reasonable explanation, except her staff is finally speaking up.
Wendy’s Staff Concerned About Her ‘Self-Medicating’ And The Show’s Future
Sources close to ‘The Wendy Williams Show’ exclusively told lovebscott.com that they believe Wendy is self-medicating (again) with “prescription pills, some kind of opioid.”
The production staff is at a loss for what to do,” the source says.
“Because of COVID, the staff sits in the audience every show, and they’re constantly worried she’s going to pass out on the air like before. Some days it’s so bad, the producers will pull the plug and air a repeat,” the source continues. “But It’s a big production and they can’t keep wasting money like that.” – Source