Wendy Williams was photographed arriving at the New York City apartment on Tuesday following reports that she is poised for a career comeback amid her ongoing battle for her health.
The embattled TV star wore an all-black outfit while holding a silver Louis Vuitton backhand as she made her way to her home.
Wendy, 58, suffers from a range of medical issues, including lymphedema and Graves’ disease, but is reportedly determined to continue her TV career.
The talk show host recently told a photographer that she was “previously retired,” despite reports of her comeback. Page six reported.
Wendy, 58, “is working on several projects,” her rep Shawn Zanotti told the outlet, adding that she’s “ready to kick things up a notch and be Wendy Williams again.”
The outlet reported that Wendy’s in the making podcast called The Wendy Williams Experience was still in the works, which Shawn confirmed: “Yes, the podcast is still in the works.”
Return: Wendy Williams arrives at her NYC apartment after it’s revealed she has plans to return to work amid her ongoing health battle
Wendy is focused “on her overall well-being,” a source previously revealed, as the star is ready to return to work.
The star told a photographer while running errands that she was “previously retired” and hopes to appear on The View and Late Night with Seth Meyers, via Page Six.
Last week, the outlet reported that Wendy was filming a project within Scotto’s Fresco.
“Actually, it was just an ordinary night… and then all of a sudden the Wendy Williams train arrived,” an insider said.
“She had a huge crew that basically turned Sotto’s Fresco into a movie set… about 30 people in the crew. Lights, cameras, audio, producers, etc. (It) looked like a reality show.”
Stoic: The embattled TV star wore an all-black outfit while holding a silver Louis Vuitton backhand as she made her way home
Grilling: Wendy has made a name for herself grilling famous celebrities, including Whitney Houston on her radio show
According to Page Six, in one scene Wendy was having dinner with her friend before entering the dining room “waving to all the guests as if they were extras in her movie.”
She wore a Louis Vuitton jacket and shorts, patterned tights and a green handbag for her “film debut.”
Wendy recently announced the launch of a range of merchandise ahead of her podcast.
Wendy sat on the couch as she told her Instagram followers, “Hey! Happy Holidays! It’s the season for winter. Listen, don’t forget to check out your favorite Wendy Experience merchandise. I don’t know what else you do. I’m just happy to be here and, well, happy to be here.”
Moving forward: Wendy Williams is currently working on several projects, according to sources at Page Six; seen February 15, 2023
Latest: The talk show host told a photographer she was “previously retired” just a day early, according to the outlet; seen on Feb. 21 at her private dinner at Fresco By Scotto
Current: Wendy, 58, “is working on several projects,” her rep Shawn Zanotti told the outlet, adding that she’s “ready to kick things up a notch and be Wendy Williams again;” seen on February 21, 2023 in NYC
Revealing: Wendy Williams says she’s ‘happy to be here’ after a rough year with health issues, going through rehab, her son being evicted and her very popular daytime talk show coming to an end
The upcoming project marks Wendy’s first return to media since The Wendy Williams Show shut down last June.
Sherri Shepherd, who filled in for Wendy during the final season due to the former host’s medical issues, took over the timeslot with her own show, Sherri.
It remains unclear when The Wendy Williams Experience will premiere on podcast platforms.
In October, after the star left a spa, her rep told Shawn E! News“Wendy is excited about the road ahead and looks forward to releasing her many projects. She wants to say: “Thank you to my fans for your love, support and many prayers, I’m back and better than ever.”