Facts of Wendi McLendon-Covey
|Full Name:||Wendi McLendon-Covey|
|Birth Date:||October 10, 1969|
|Profession:||Actress, Comedian, Writer, and Producer|
|Height:||5 feet 8 inches (1.73m)|
|Married||Greg Covey (1996)|
|Net Worth||$5 million|
|Birth Place||Bellflower, California|
|Ethnicity||Mixed (Scottish and English)|
|Education||DeMille Junior High and Millikan High School, Long Beach City College, Golden West College, and California State University|
|Father||David Robert McLendon|
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Wendi McLendon-Covey is an American actress, writer, producer, as well as a comedian. She came to the media spotlight after appearing in Reno 911! as Deputy Clementine Johnson.
Who is Wendi McLendon-Covey Married to?
Wendi McLendon-Covey is married to her husband, Greg Covey since the year 1996. Currently, they are living a happy and blissful life together.
What is the Net Worth of Wendi McLendon-Covey?
Wendi McLendon-Covey has an estimated net worth of around $5 million. She earns this impressive amount from her successful career as an actress, writer, producer, and comedian.
Wendi McLendon-Covey opened her eyes on 10th October 1969, in Bellflower, California, the United States of America. As of 2020, her age is 51 years old and her horoscope is Libra. She is the daughter of Carolyn McLendon
(mother) and David Robert McLendon (father).
Her father was a delivery driver for Coca Cola while her mother was an accountant. She has a sister named Shelley McLendon. Wendi holds an American nationality while her ethnicity is mixed (Scottish and English).
Wendi McLendon-Covey stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches. Her body weight is 61kg. Wendi has blonde colored hair while her eyes are hazel in color.
She completed her high school education from DeMille Junior High and Millikan High School. After that, she attended Long Beach City College, Golden West College, and California State University, Long Beach. She completed her graduation with a B.A. in Liberal Studies and Creative Writing.
Movies & TV Series
Till the date, Wendi has appeared in numerous movies and tv series. Some of her notable appearance in movies are Bewitched (2005), Over Her Dead Body (2008), Bridesmaids (2011), Jesus People: The Movie (2009), What to Expect When You’re Expecting (2012), All American Christmas Carol (2013), Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween (2018), Imaginary Order (2019), and other many more.
Some of her notable appearances in tv series are Reno 911! (2003-2008), Lovespring International (2006), Rules of Engagement (2010-2013), I Hate My Teenage Daughter (2011), Hot in Cleveland (2012), Modern Family (2012-2013), Mike Tyson Mysteries (2015), American Dad! (2015-2016), Schooled (2019), and so on.
The Journey of Wendi’s Successful Career
After completing her studies, Wendi McLendon-Covey started working at a hotel in Anaheim. At the same time, she joined a weekend class for non-actors at The Groundlings which is an improvisational group in Los Angeles. With her classmate of Groundling, she appeared in the movie, Bridesmaids.
In the year 2003, she appeared in the comedy series Reno 911 as Deputy Clementine Johnson. In the year 2006, she starred in the Lifetime comedy show Lovespring International. After that, she starred in the comedy movie Reno 911!: Miami in the year 2007. Besides, she produced, wrote, and starred in the 2007 independent comedy movie Cook-Off!
Apart from all these, Wendi worked as an editor for California State University’s academic journal of social work until the year 2012.
Awards & Nomination
Wendi and her team received MTV Movie Award for Best Jaw-Dropping Moment for their appearance in Bridesmaids (2011). In the year, she received LA Femme Filmmaker Award on the category of the Comedic Actress Award.
In the year 2007, she won the Film Discovery Jury Award for Best Comedy Performance in Film
Closing Escrow and Cook-Off! She received a nomination of two Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Actress in a Comedy Series, The Goldbergs.
It is an American movie that was released in the year 2011. Paul Feig directed the movie, Annie Mumolo and Kristen Wiig wrote it while Judd Apatow, Barry Mendel, and Clayton Townsend produced it. The movie grossed $288 million worldwide while the budget of the movie was $32.5 million.
The movie became a hit as it was critically and commercially successful. Further, the movie received a nomination for a Golden Globe Award for Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy and received multiple other accolades. The movie even received the nomination for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.