Wendy Williams Mocks About Joaquin Phoenix’s Cleft Lip – The talk show host Wendy Williams has made some questionable remarks about Joaquin Phoenix.
Wendy Williams Mocks About Joaquin Phoenix’s Cleft Lip | Wendy Williams Faced Backlash After Commenting About Joaquin Phoenix’s Face:
During The Wendy Williams Show, the 55-year-old presenter Wendy Williams discussed Joaquin Phoenix and his face.
Wendy Williams described about the actor Joaquin Phoenix’s appearance, commenting on his ‘piercing eyes’.
Wendy Williams said about Joaquin Phoenix’s face making the shape of a long nose with her fingers on her show — The Wendy Williams Show, “When he shaves that off, and the way he looks at you. And he’s got that good nose, it dips way down. Like he’s happy with it.”
TV presenter Wendy Williams mocked about Joaquin Phoenix’s cleft lip, holding up her lip in the cleft position, to which the audience awkwardly laughs, “And when he shaves off his mustache he’s got a hairline fracture. He’s got one of those, what do you call that, cleft lip, cleft palate.”
Wendy Williams told pulling her upper lip upwards in an aggressive imitation of a cleft lip, “He’s got this, he’s got this. No, I find it to be very attractive.”
Wendy Williams Faced Backlash After Commenting About Joaquin Phoenix’s Cleft Lip:
Wendy Williams faced backlash on social media after mocking about the beloved Joker actor Joaquin Phoenix.
British TV personality Carol Vorderman tweeted, “As Ambassador for Cleft Lip and Palate Association @CLAPACOMMUNITY I really am disgusted by this @wendywilliams. Mimicing a cleft lip, and making a joke about it, is disgraceful. Have you any idea the pain and operations a child with cleft must go through as they grow?”
Adam Bighill, Winnipeg Blue Bomber tweeted, “This is @WendyWilliams making fun of the cleft community on her TV show. 🤬🤬🤬🤬 Are you kidding me??? We all have a responsibility to #EndBullying With her platform, like myself, we have a much higher responsibility when it comes to our actions. This is just terrible.”
A Change.org petition has since been surfaced, titled ‘Get Wendy Williams Fired’ after Wendy Williams remarked about the actor Joaquin Phoenix, who recently won the Golden Globe for Best Actor for his fantastic performance in Joker, on the show.
Wendy Williams made a public apology for her wrong comment about Joaquin Phoenix’s Cleft Lip on her show.