His daughter Janey says he drinks a bottle of vodka every night — and he says she hits him.
Williams recounted his Monday night arrest by LAPD, claiming 29-year-old Janey hit him during a family altercation at a Hollywood hotel.
“I wanted to bring it to a close by just saying, ‘Shut the hell up and let me talk to your mother,’” the 53-year-old recovering alcoholic told Entertainment Tonight on Tuesday.
Williams had been in Los Angeles to tape a number of shows, including “Entertainment Tonight” and a two-part episode of “Dr. Phil,” which airs on Wednesday.
“When that was said out of my mouth, my daughter exploded — fists got a flyin’ — none of which were mine,” Williams said, showing the camera scratches on his face and nose: