Wendy Williams fainted towards the end of her Halloween special on Tuesday. "It's always a lot of fun", Williams began. I am a champ, and I am back, ' said Williams a few minutes later when the show returned. The video faded to black and the show went to commercial. The show immediately cut to commercial. Midway through her introduction, her voice cracked and her eyes widened as she stumbled backward before suddenly collapsing. "I was overheated in my costume, I did pass out". Crew members who were originally standing off-camera raced to her aid as members of the studio audience began to scream.
Williams took four steps backwards and a look of fear and shock could be seen on her face before she dropped completely out of view. In the midst of conducting her "How You Booin'?"
She then continued her broadcast, bringing out the contest winners, and the applause continued through the segment. Needless to say, Williams's enthusiasm after the frightening episode drew even louder cheers from the live audience and those watching at home.