X

Join or Sign In

Sign in to customize your TV listings

Continue with Facebook Continue with email

By joining TV Guide, you agree to our Terms of Use and acknowledge the data practices in our Privacy Policy.

Wendi McLendon-Covey Biography

Birth Name:
Wendi McLendon
Birth Place:
Bellflower, California, United States
Profession
Actor, comedian, screenwriter, producer

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

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

Relationships

  • Greg Covey -- Husband