US talk show host Wendy Williams slammed One Direction member Louis Tomlinson after he got arrested for picking a fight protecting his girlfriend. On her "Wendy Williams Show," the host showed the audience a video footage of the incident where the One Direction star and girlfriend Eleanor Calder got involved in.
Louis Tomlinson attacked a paparazzo after touching down at LA airport with girlfriend Eleanor Calder. He was charged with simple battery and a misdemeanor, according to USA today. However, prior to the video footage, Wendy Williams indirectly made a cryptic joke about Louis Tomlinson's sexuality. While showing the photo of the One Direction star and his girlfriend on what it seems like they were watching a runway show sitting together, the talk show host asks the audience about the photo.
"Which one's the girlfriend?" and her audience roar with laughter and the host added, "Just study the picture." Wendy Williams then smirked, looking at her audience and told them "I'm not saying anything." The talk show host then suspiciously turn around to her audience and said, "Okay!"
Though Wendy Williams did not exactly utter the word "gay" during the hot topics segment of the show, fans then were quick to catch up what the host implied through her suspicious gestures. Fans claimed that Wendy Williams was suggesting Louis "looks gay," while posting the clip taken from the talk show to music forum atrl.
However, fans of One Direction star, Louis Tomlinson, were also quick to realize the criticism thrown by the talk show host and slammed the host back in the forum for supposed "gay" comment about their idol. In addition, Fans called Wendy Williams of being "homophobic" for her shady comments on the One Direction star.
Meanwhile, Louis Tomlinson has never confirmed the rumors of him being gay. Previous reports claimed that the One Direction member has always denied the issue prior to Wendy Williams shady comments.