Wendy Williams is an American talk show host and author born in 1964 in Neptune Township, New Jersey. Williams is the host of the syndicated talk show, The Wendy Williams Show. She previously gained fame as a shock jock radio show host for WUSL in Philadelphia and WBLS in New York City. She became well known for her controversial 2003 radio interview with the late Whitney Houston. Williams has released seven books and made the New York Times best seller list seven times. She is married to Kevin Hunter and has one son, Kevin Hunter, Jr.