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Wendy Williams Tests Positive For COVID-19, Delays Talk Show Return

Wendy Williams has tested positive for COVID-19.

Wendy’s team announced the news on Instagram Wednesday (September 15), also stating that Wendy has been forced to delay the return of The Wendy Williams Show because of her COVID diagnosis.

“While continuing her health evaluations, Wendy has tested positive for a breakthrough case of COVID-19,” the statement read. “To allos Wendy time to quarantine and fully recover and to ensure that our production abides by all SAG/AFTRA and SGA Covid protocols, we expect to begin the 13th season…on Monday, October 4.”

The statement added, “In the meantime, repeats will be scheduled.”