Wendi McLendon-Covey

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  • Birth Name: Wendi McLendon
  • Birth Place: Bellflower, California, United States
  • Profession: Actor, Comedian, Screenwriter, Producer
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Fast Facts

  • Was a member of the L.A. comedy troupe the Groundlings.
  • Received her SAG card while in lingerie promoting NBC's Just Shoot Me.
  • Produced, cowrote and costarred in the independent film Cook-Off!
  • Simultaneously starred in Comedy Central's Reno 911! and Lifetime's Lovespring International, in addition to providing commentary for various programs on E! and VH1.
  • Supports the charity Cops 4 Causes.

Awards

  • 2011, Screen Actors Guild Awards — Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture: Nominee
  • 2014, Critics' Choice Television Awards — Best Actress in a Comedy Series: Nominee
  • 2015, Critics' Choice Awards — Best Actress in a Comedy Series: Nominee

Relationships

  • Greg Covey — Husband

College

  • California State University, Long Beach, California, United States (BA in Liberal Studies and Creative Writing)

Details

  • Birth Name: Wendi McLendon
  • Birth Place: Bellflower, California, United States
  • Profession: Actor, Comedian, Screenwriter, Producer

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