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Wendy Malick
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Wendy Malick

Wendie Malick is perhaps best known for her long-running role as Nina Van Horn on the acclaimed comedy Just Shoot Me, which earned her multiple Emmy and Golden Globe nominations. She just recently starred in an off-Broadway dramedy, Burleigh Grimes, with Mark Moses (ABC's Desperate Housewives).

Born in Buffalo, New York, Malick worked for New York Congressman Jack Kemp in Washington, DC, and spent five years as a fashion model in New York, Paris and Madrid before turning to acting. Prior to her stint on Just Shoot Me, she appeared as Judith Tupper Stone on the series Dream On, for which she won four CableACE Awards, and as the recurring character Gayle Buchannon on Baywatch.

Feature film work includes Waiting, Racing Stripes, the voice of ChiCha in the animated films The Emperor's New Groove and its sequel, The Emperor's New Groove II, On Edge, Jerome and The American President. Additional television work includes a recurring role as Ronee Lawrence on the comedy Frasier. She also supplies the voice of Principal Folsom in the popular Disney animated series, Filmore!

Socially active, Malick met her husband, builder Richard Erickson, while the two were building houses for impoverished families in Mexico.

Note: This profile was written in or before 2007.

Wendy Malick Facts

BirthdayDecember 13, 1950 (72)
BirthplaceBuffalo, New York, USA
Height5' 10" (1m78)  How tall is Wendy Malick compared to you?

Selected Filmography

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