“You were going to jump me?” Williams asked during a sit-down interview.
Williams thanked her staff, friends and family as she received a star.
The talk show host will be honored for her work in television.
The renewal comes as the daytime show kicks off its 11th season.
“This season has been, well, hell for me,” Williams told the studio audience.
Lifetime announced several projects, including a follow-up to ‘Surviving R. Kelly.’
The incident occurred at a store in New Jersey.
Hunter served as ‘The Wendy Williams Show’s executive producer.
Hunter says he has to “right some wrongs.”
The television personality filed for divorce on April 11.