- Due to his father's career in the air force, he attended 12 schools in 13 years.
- Attended Concordia University on a basketball scholarship.
- Completed college in three years.
- Is co-owner of spin and Pilates health clubs in Louisiana.
- Actively involved with the charities Miracles for Kids and Mind Matters.
- Wendell Ellis Sr. — Father
- Paula Ellis — Mother
- Concordia University, Portland, Oregon, United States (BA in Business)
Season 9, Episode 2
- Birth Name: Wendell R. Ellis Jr.
- Birth Place: Fort Sumter, South Carolina, United States
- Birthday: December 27, 1981, Capricorn
- Profession: Actor