Wow! Wendy Williams on Dancing with the Stars? That show’s not what you’d call edgy, so when I read that the former lead singer of The Plasmatics and co-star of Reform School Girls was one of the cast members it was… surprising!
Then I actually took a second to read the story.
They were not talking about Wendy O. Williams, chainsaw wielding punk rock legend, but Wendy Williams, who — best as I can tell — is a talk show host that rose to fame on the radio and “gained notoriety for her on-air spats with celebrities.”
The tiniest bit of fact checking also revealed that Wendy O. Williams has been dead since 1998, so appearing on Dancing with the Stars would be a real trick, if not some sort of miracle.
Here she is with The Plasmatics performing their international smash hit, Butcher Baby: