Wendy Williams Collapsed On Live Television

Wednesday, 01 Nov, 2017

People noted that earlier Williams complained about Halloween, saying it "is so not my holiday" and she was "doing this under duress". Producers rushed to her side before cutting to a lengthy commercial break.

Gasps could be heard from the audience as the presenter fell towards the on-set screen before landing with a thud. Her green hair and glittery dress were as stunning as they were spot-on. But she said she was a champ and was back, to raucous applause.

Williams was in the middle of a contestant giveaway when she began to slur her words and stumble.

Multiple crew members could be seen rushing towards Williams before the screen went to black.

Williams returned from commercial break and explained that she had overheated inside her Statue of Liberty Halloween costume. 'She overheated because of her heavy costume, make-up, and lights.

FILE - In this November 7, 2014, file photo, TV talk show host Wendy Williams arrives during the 2014 Soul Train Awards in Las Vegas. He added that she would continue her shows as planned, and meant to address the incident in the next day's episode.

"She had never missed a day of work and is looking forward on November 13th to her 1500th show", Torossian said. "On another note, I stayed and laid Halloween, LOL!"