Wendy Williams is rebaduring followers that she’s simply wonderful after her scary on-air collapse.
“I was dehydrated, according to the paramedics. I went to my own doctors and I’m fine,” she mentioned throughout an unique interview with ABC News aired Friday on Good Morning America.
On Tuesday, the 53-year-old discuss present host fainted throughout a stay broadcast of her self-titled present — a collapse she instructed audiences occurred as a result of she had “overheated” in her Statue of Liberty costume.
The present shortly lower to industrial, and when the published returned, Williams appeared wonderful and continued the published.
“I’m not your average talk-show host. This is a tough grind. Morning TV, you wake up at 5:30 in the morning and you go all day,” Williams mentioned within the interview.
“People thought I was having a stroke on TV and other people thought that I was having a heart attack.”
Williams mentioned she felt like she was “in the middle of a fire” in her costume as she launched the present’s subsequent phase. Then, she started stumbling backward.
“I was more concerned with when I fall, am I going to crack my skull?” she mentioned. Williams added that when she started to fall, she decided: “Fall pretty because this will never happen again and go down with the crown.”
Williams mentioned she has been ingesting electrolyte-enhanced water within the wake of the incidence and is gearing as much as have fun her 1,500th present.
The day after the incident, Williams recounted the collapse to her studio viewers, confirming that it was not a joke and thanking her followers for his or her badist.
Wendy Williams Faints on Air After Overheating in Halloween Costume: ‘That Was Not a Stunt’
Williams concluded by thanking her followers and colleagues for all their badist.
“I want to thank you all for your tweets and your flowers,” she mentioned on air. “I got all of your well wishes … even the haters, because you motivate me.”
The Wendy Williams Show airs weekdays (examine native listings).