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Fast Facts

  • 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.


  • Paula Ellis — Mother
  • Wendell Ellis Sr. — Father


  • Concordia University, Portland, Oregon, United States (BA in Business)

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  • Birth Name: Wendell R. Ellis Jr.
  • Birth Place: Fort Sumter, South Carolina, United States
  • Profession: Actor

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