Wendy Williams Lifetime Documentary Surpasses Gypsy Rose’s Doc Ratings


Wendy Williams has taken the cable TV world by storm with her new documentary, “Where is Wendy Williams?” The Lifetime docuseries has outperformed Gypsy Rose’s ratings, drawing in an average of 1.2 million views in the “live + three-days-after” category. This makes it the most-watched docuseries on Lifetime since the Janet Jackson documentary in 2022, with a total of 6.2 million viewers across linear and digital TV so far. The buzz around Wendy Williams also brought in nearly eight million viewers for related content that aired last weekend.

Key Takeaway

Wendy Williams’ documentary “Where is Wendy Williams?” has become a massive hit, surpassing the ratings of Gypsy Rose’s docuseries and becoming Lifetime’s most-watched since the Janet Jackson documentary in 2022.

Wendy Williams vs. Gypsy Rose

Wendy Williams’ documentary has outperformed Gypsy Rose’s life story docuseries, despite the massive audiences drawn by Gypsy Rose’s release from prison just a few months ago. The success of “Where is Wendy Williams?” comes at a time when Wendy has been making headlines, revealing her health issues just days before the docuseries aired.

Wendy’s Recent Headlines

Wendy Williams’ recent revelation of her health issues, including aphasia and dementia, has garnered significant attention. Despite the filmmakers’ claim that they were unaware of Wendy’s health issues during filming, the documentary has captured the interest of a wide audience.