Wendy Williams’ husband Kevin Hunter is completely supportive of her as she’s residing in a sober dwelling. He acknowledged they’re ‘doing correctly’ as a family and specializing within the communicate current host’s correctly being shifting forward.
Wendy Williams stunned viewers when on the end of her March 19 current, she revealed that she’s been residing in a sober dwelling away from her family whereas dealing with behavior factors. On the time she acknowledged the one two people in her life who knew about her wrestle had been her husband Kevin Hunter and their 19-year-old son Kevin Jr. Now the 46-year-old TV producer is speaking out for the first time about how his partner of virtually 22 years is doing. “Wendy is doing correctly. We’re doing correctly as a family,” he knowledgeable Leisure Tonight‘s Kevin Frazier on March 21.
“We’re shifting forward with engaged on her sobriety and doing the work to help others, not merely ourselves,” he continued. “It is a family course of. Anybody that has to care for that is conscious of this a family course of… and we’re dealing with it and shifting forward.”
It’s been a tumultuous 2019 for the 54-year-old leisure icon. She took a hiatus from her self-titled current from January via March to care for issues from Graves sickness. She knowledgeable her studio viewers that “I am blissful to tell you I am doing swell. I’m at residence and taking my thyroid meds and meditating,” upon her March 4 return. However it wasn’t until this week that she spoke her reality about what else she’s been going via.
“Kevin and I’ve the Hunter Foundation for the good of the parents. And we simply currently launched our 888-5Hunter amount for these of you caught up throughout the wrestle of behavior. Properly, for some time now and even in the intervening time and previous I have been residing in a sober dwelling,” she revealed to her somber viewers on Tuesday and the tip of her current.
“Everytime you see me come to work, glammed up, correct after the current I am going all through the highway, I do my pilates. I knowledgeable you, two hours a day…to take care of my physique,” she continued. “And also you perceive I’ve had a wrestle with cocaine in my earlier. I not at all went to a spot to get the remedy. I don’t perceive how, in addition to God was sitting on my shoulder and I merely stopped.” Wendy has been open about kicking a cocaine behavior all through her days in radio throughout the 1990s sooner than she turned a daytime TV darling.
“So, that’s my autobiographical story, and I’m residing it. I’m telling you this,” she continued, breaking into tears. “After I’ll the pilates, I’ll quite a few conferences all through metropolis throughout the tri-state house. And I see my brothers and sisters, caught up of their behavior and searching for help. They don’t know I’m Wendy. They don’t care I’m Wendy. There’s no autographs. There isn’t any such factor as a nothing. It’s the brothers and sisters caught up throughout the wrestle.” She revealed that she afterwards “I am pushed by my 24-hour sober coach once more to the home that I reside in, proper right here throughout the tri-state with a bunch of smelly boys who’ve turn into my family.”
Then it’s lights out at 10pm and “I’ll my room, and I stare on the ceiling and I fall asleep to stand up and can be found once more proper right here to see you. In order that’s my reality,” she concluded as a result of the viewers gave her a big spherical of help applause. Wendy added, “I do know, each you are calling me crazy or the bravest lady you perceive. I don’t care.”