Wendy Williams Net Worth 2023 – Age, Biography, Husband, Children, and Career!

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Wendy Williams a famous American Broadcaster personality. Wendy is also famous as a media personality and as a writer. Wendy’s real name is Wendy Joan Hunter but she’s famous and known as Wendy Williams in the media industry. Wendy was born on July 18, 1964, in Asbury Park, New Jersey (State of USA), United States of America. Williams is an American Nationality Holder. 

Wendy hosted many shows but one of the famous shows hosted by Wendy is “The Wendy Williams Show” from 2008 to 2022. Wendy Williams gets famous a few days in New York when she was a radio DJ. Wendy’s get famous as Shock Jockette in New York due to the radio. Williams writes many books, that are discussed in many films and TV shows.

Nаmе: Wendy Williams
Rеаl Nаmе: Wendy Joan Hunter
Gеndеr: Female
Аgе: 57 years
Віrth Dаtе: 23576
Віrth Рlасе: Asbury, New Jersey, United States of America
Nаtіоnаlіtу: American
Wеіght: 79 Kg
Неіght: 1.78m
Parents: Shirley Williams, Thomas Williams Sr.
Маrіtаl Ѕtаtuѕ: Yes
Spouse Nаmе: Kevin Hunter (m. 1997–2019),

Bert Girigorie (m. 1994–1995)

Сhіldrеn: Kevin Hunter Jr.
Boyfriend Nаmе: N/A
Profession Broadcaster, Media Personality, Writer, Actress, Producer
Nеt Wоrth іn 2022: $40 million
Website: https://www.wendyshow.com/

Early Life:

Wendy Joan Williams real name and famous with the name Wendy Williams. Wendy was born on July 18, 1964, in Asbury, New Jersey (US state located near New York), United States of America. Wendy’s parents are Thomas Dwayne Williams and Shirley (Nickname Skinner). 

The mother of Wendy Shirley was a special education teacher and her father Thomas Dwayne Williams was a principal and a school teacher who became the administrator of the first black Scholl in 1969 in Red Bank, New Jersey, USA.

In 1970, The whole family moved to Wayside, Ocean Township, New Jersey. The family goes to the Baptist church and visits the American African town for vacation at Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts every summer. William was a scout girl and she was a brownie and she volunteered as a Candy Striper. 

Williams’s parents trust that she would be a nurse in future. In 1982, Williams graduated from the High School of Ocean Township. She gets 360th ranking in the class of 363 students. But his sister Wanda was good to study as she gets a university scholarship at the age of 16.

Wendy Williams said that she was date-raped by R&B in her college career and a singer Sherrick in 1980. In 1991, When Wendy and her boyfriend get separated, she get an abortion for six weeks. 

After this breakup, Wendy gets married to Bertrand Girigorie ” Bert “. They get separated after five months of this relationship. They get divorced about eighteen months after getting married. Williams get married a second time in 1994. 

Kevin Hunter was his second husband of Wendy. Wendy and Kevin get married on November 30, 1999. Wendy gets many miscarriages during this marriage. Wendy gave birth to a son Kevin Samuel on August 18, 2000. In 2019, William filed a divorce case. The divorce case was finalised in January 2020 but her surname remains Hunter legally in papers.


Wendy Williams started her career after completing her graduate degree from Northeastern. She started work as a disc jockey in Frederiksted, USA. Wendy’s not satisfied with this job, Because she did not learn too much as she expects. Wendy gets disappointed due to less salary and low learning facility. William sends the Curriculum vitae and his recordings to other radio stations for the job.

William left his first job after eight-month from WVIS. William gets a job at Washington D.C WOL. Wendy is not comfortable with the place as of old job location. On November 1, 1987, Wendy get hired at WQHT and left WOL.

Wendy gets fired from WQHT after completing two years of her job in the station. Wendy get hired as a temporary host in the new radio station at WRKS and then get a permanent morning show position in 1990 May. In mid-1994, WRKS faces a down rating in competition with the WQHT. The radio channel was owned by Emmis Broadcasting. 

In 2008, Wendy Williams get an offer from Debmar Mercury for a trial of a Television talk show. A morning talk show hosted by Wendy titled Wendy’s World in 1997. The talk show was never on aired on television. 

On July 14, 2008, Wendy starts its first-morning talk show called The Wendy Williams Show. The show was broadcasted in four cities in 2008 summer. The New York Times complements that the show was a record break in morning shows due to the Back Talk Show. Fox productions signed an agreement with Debmar Mercury after the successful run of the show. Fox started broadcasting the show on its stations in July 2009.

Wendy Williams hosted a game show called Love Triangle for GSN in 2011. Wendy and her husband Kevin Hunter are the executive producers of this game show. William served as a judge in the Television show Drop Dead Diva in 2011. 

Wendy called as a guest judge on the show The Face in 2013. In 2013 February, Wendy her husband and the manager launched a reality television production company called, Wendy Williams Productions. This company produce reality Tv shows and reality game shows without scripts. Wendy is an executive producer of a show called Celebrities Undercover in 2014.

Net Worth in 2022:

In 2022, according to the sources the estimated Wendy Williams net worth is about $40 million. As Wendy was a Broadcaster, Writer, Actress and a Businesswoman. But the major source of income of Wendy was Business. Her salary from one of the famous shows hosted known as Wendy Williams Show is about $10 Million. That is about $55000 per episode of a show. 

Wendy is one of the richest personalities in the industry as we see his net worth in 2022. Wendy owned many expensive cars in his collection as Aston Martin v12, Bently, a Zagato and Mini Copper S.

Wendy loves to buy expensive brand handbags and shoes. In shoe brand collection, William owned Alexander McQueen, Jimmy Choo and Christian Louboutin. In the handbag collection, the brands included are Hermes, Birkin and Chanel. Wendy owned one of the most expensive diamond rings in her jewellery collection. Wendy got a great jewellery collection in his wardrobe.

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