“Separation from somebody you liked and been with a very long time is all the time painful, however [she will rise] from the ashes,” the cardiothoracic surgeon, 58, advised Us Weekly completely on Tuesday, April 16, whereas attending HealthCorps’ 13th annual gala, which he cohosted along with his spouse, Lisa Oz. “She’ll come again up once more and it’ll occur.”
Dr. Ozpointed out that his bond with Williams, 54, dates again to when his syndicated collection, The Dr. OzShow, premiered in 2009, a 12 months after The Wendy Williams Present.
“We’ve been shut pals that whole time,” he advised Us. “I understand how tough it’s to do what she’s doing. Going by, to start with, the alcoholism in itself, makes her one of many 25 million individuals in restoration in America. I like when individuals in restoration brag about it ‘trigger it’s actual and it lasts. She’s an exquisite instance of that.”
Lisa, 55, additionally despatched “all of the love on this planet” to the Ask Wendy creator, telling Us, “We love Wendy and simply need nice issues for her all the time.”
An emotional Williams revealed on the March 19 episode of her speak present that she had been residing in a sober home. Days later, she was reportedly hospitalized for an alcohol relapse after Hunter, 46, welcomed a child lady along with his alleged mistress, Sharina Hudson.
“Whereas the long run is considerably unclear, what is obvious is that Wendy has an enormous help system comprised of her workers, business colleagues and household,” a supply later advised Us completely. “She is already receiving a ton of help, and everyone seems to be rallying round her.”
Hunter broke his silence on the cut up on Tuesday, April 16, admitting in a press release to Us that he’s “not pleased with my latest actions.” He added, “[I] take full accountability and apologize to my spouse, my household and her wonderful followers. I’m going by a time of self-reflection and am making an attempt to proper some wrongs.”
One other insider advised Us that the TV producer has been on the set of his estranged spouse’s present, however his exit is “inevitable.”
With reporting by Marc Lupo