It appears like Atlanta radio persona Wanda Smith’s husband was not amused by Katt Williams’ epic roast of his spouse on the radio the opposite day.
Based on experiences, the husband of the “Frank and Wanda within the Morning” co-host allegedly pulled out a gun on Williams at a comedy present in ATL Saturday night time (Sep. 15).
The web was handled to a hilarious trade between Katt Williams and Wanda Smith, wherein Williams cracked a variety of jokes about Smith’s weight, her wig, and her cooking expertise.
Katt was apparently there for an interview, however it become a brutal roasting session when Smith defended comedic actress Tiffany Haddish after Williams stated Haddish wasn’t actually that humorous, and her fame was as a result of “she wanna sleep with a white man.”
Video clips of the tense back-and-forth between Williams and Smith went viral on social media Friday, garnering thousands and thousands of views in lower than 24 hours.
The next night, exterior the Atlanta Comedy Theater in Norcross, GeorgiaSmith’s husband, LaMorris Williams, confronted Katt concerning the many digs he took at his spouse, and even allegedly went so far as threatening him with a gun.
LaMorris launched himself to Williams as Smith’s husband, in line with witnesses. Williams was within the membership to help fellow comic Purple Grant who carried out that night time.
LaMorris, who was accompanied by the couple’s sons, didn’t open hearth on the comic, however Gwinnett police responded to the membership and took a assertion from Williams. LaMorris was gone by the point police arrived.
When interviewed by police, Sellers stated that Williams had a verbal struggle with Smith, and Williams “indicated he needed to struggle,” in line with the police report. Sellers reportedly approached Williams and chased him into the car parking zone of the Meals Depot, then turned again to the Atlanta Comedy Club.
Sellers admitted to having a gun, nevertheless, he stated he by no means pulled it out on Williams. He stated the gun merely fell from his waistband whereas he was chasing Williams. Sellers denied pointing a gun at anybody.
Police stated no unbiased witnesses got here ahead to corroborate Williams or Vendor’s account of occasions. Surveillance video from the Meals Depot confirmed Sellers chasing Williams into the shop, however didn’t present Sellers holding a gun, police stated.
The Atlanta Comedy Theater has surveillance cameras, however they weren’t accessible at the time the police report was filed. Williams informed police that he didn’t need to press any costs over the incident, but when the membership’s cameras confirmed any crimes had been dedicated, costs might be filed.
Wanda recalled the weekend’s occasions Monday morning (Sep. 17) on the radio, and stated that Katt wasn’t even speculated to be doing an interview with them Friday. She stated she and Frank had been interviewing Purple Grant from “Leprechaun within the Hood” after they heard Katt was within the constructing, and Wanda satisfied him to come back into the studio.
Smith stated this was her first time assembly him, and she or he revered him as a big-time comedian. She stated she was shocked, nevertheless, when the comic began moving into on her.
“I’m not taking part in sufferer,” Smith stated (by way of AJC). “I’m not a jokester like that. I don’t know the way to do this. He did it. He received. It threw me off.”
Atlanta Comedy Theater proprietor Gary Abdo stated he was within the V-103 studio when the trade between Smith and Williams went down and stated it was actually tense between them. The interview led to Saturday night time at the comedy membership, the place Smith is a common host.
Smith stated when Williams noticed her exterior the membership, he walked as much as her and stated, “I informed you f****n’ with me will make you go viral!” She stated that’s when her husband bought upset, however she couldn’t go into particulars on air for authorized causes.
Some V-103 listeners supported Smith, saying Williams’ conduct was inappropriate. “You invited hatred in,” one caller stated. “He didn’t are available love. You guys had been the portal.”
Others, nevertheless, stated that as a fellow comedian, Smith ought to be capable of deal with the jokes. One other caller stated she “can dish it however can’t take it.”
Ski defended himself for not ending the interview early as a result of, at the time, he didn’t assume something was mistaken. “I simply see two comedians going forwards and backwards,” Ski stated. “I’m okay,” Smith stated.