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Wendy Williams needs a guardianship, ‘concerned’ bank claims

The bank says the TV host is incapacitated and needs help with her financial decisions.

American TV host Wendy Williams [Instagram/WendySteam]

There are serious concerns by TV host Wendy Williams' bank that she is incapacitated and needs a guardian.

According to American bank Wells Fargo in a letter sent to New York Supreme Court Judge Arlene Bluth, it requested for a hearing to determine whether Williams, who has not hosted her daytime talk show since July 2021 due to ongoing health issues, needs a professional to intervene in her affairs.

"We are concerned about [Williams’] situation. It is our hope that the Guardianship Part [of the court] will imminently appoint a temporary guardian or evaluator to review the situation and ensure that [Williams’] affairs are being properly handled," the request read.

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This is coming weeks after the TV host's lawyer had claimed that the bank refused her from accessing her accounts.

The bank has however denied preventing Williams access to her accounts.

"We deny any allegations of improper actions with respect to Ms. Williams’ accounts and are fully participating in a court process to reach a resolution that is in her best interest. The financial well-being of our clients is at the heart of everything we do," the bank's spokesperson said.

Williams has been off her show's set for months following her illness.

She has been battling Graves' disease for years.

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