Wendy Williams’ Wigologist Antwon Jackson Dies At 44

Antwon Jackson

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It is with sad news that we report Emmy award-winning hairstylist Antwon Jackson, the man behind Wendy Williams’ ever evolving mane, has passed away yesterday. Antwon rose to fame as Wendy’s trusted wigologist, creating scores of looks for the show.

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He has also styled such celebs as Iman, Adrienne Bailon, Syleena Johson and Christina Milian. His last post before his death was a look back at looks from the last season in preparation of season 8.


Antwon, who just celebrated his 44th birthday on August 7, is survived by an adult son, Twon, and his longtime partner and fellow hairstylist Dontay Savoy,

First reported by Fameolous, details surrounding his sudden death are still unknown. Our deepest condolences go out to Antwon and his family during this trying time.

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