Wendy Williams‘ budding romance is displaying no indicators of slowing down.
On Tuesday, the star was noticed grabbing dinner at Nobu in New York Metropolis with Marc Tomblin, the 27-year-old convicted felon she’s been spending time with for the previous week. Williams, 54, wore a ruffled pink coat for the date, which got here after a day of buying. Tomblin saved his look low-key in a hoodie and sun shades.
Williams first teased the coupling on Monday, posting a photograph of herself lounging by a pool, holding palms with Tomblin, whose face was not seen within the shot.
“Last night was the most beautiful sunset in Sherman Oaks with special people. Thank you, California! You’ve won me over! I’ll be back for the Hip Hop Festival in August!” she wrote.
Williams labeled her companion a “very sexy man” in a hashtag, including in one other that she’s “old enough to be your mother.”
Last night was the most beautiful sunset in Sherman Oaks with special people. Thank you, California! You’ve won me over! I’ll be back for the Hip Hop Festival in August! #92.3 #oldenoughtobeyourmother #verysexyman #mynewlife
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Bossip first recognized the person as Tomblin, who’s a monetary investor and blogger, in response to his LinkedIn. The North Carolina native was convicted of theft with a harmful weapon and breaking and coming into in 2013, in response to court docket paperwork obtained by Bossip. He dedicated the crimes inside days of one another.
He later served fifteen months for the 2 convictions and was launched in 2014, Bossip reported.
Tomblin’s run-in with the legislation comes as no shock to Williams, who advised TMZ on Tuesday she was already aware about his previous.
“I am a 54-year-old grown a— woman,” she stated. “I know what I’m doing.”
She stated the 2 had been merely having fun with one another’s firm, noting that after what she has been by, she thinks she deserves to have slightly enjoyable.
“Look, my husband had a full baby with a woman he was involved with for 15 years … where I was cooped up only to be a show pony,” she stated. “Now, I’m living my life.”
Williams filed for divorce from husband Kevin Hunter in April after over 20 years of marriage. She has additionally reduce ties along with her ex professionally; he was eliminated as govt producer of The Wendy Williams Present.
The break up unfolded after Hunter allegedly fathered a toddler together with his mistress. He broke his silence on the dishonest scandal in a press release to PEOPLE final month, admitting he was “not proud of my recent actions.”
“I am going through a time of self-reflection and am trying to right some wrongs,” he stated. “No matter what the outcome is or what the future holds, we are still The Hunter Family and I will continue to work with and fully support my wife in this business and through any and all obstacles she may face living her new life of sobriety, while I also work on mine.”
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On The Wendy Williams Present final month, the host opened up in regards to the subsequent stage of her life, telling the viewers she’s “working on my divorce pleasantly.”
“I am a single woman, running around New York,” she stated. “I go out a lot, I’m a good time girl, I like to have fun.”
“I don’t have a boyfriend, but I must admit I am rediscovering my love of men,” she added. “I do date and I date pretty often.”
She additionally up to date followers on her and Hunter’s 18-year-old son, Kevin Jr.
“He’s away in college, and he’s home from college break,” she stated. “He sees me, he sees his dad.”