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Wendi McLendon-Covey

Wendi Anne McLendon-Covey is an American actress, writer, producer and comedian. McLendon-Covey began her career in the improvisational Comedy Central series Reno 911!; she starred as Deputy Clementine Johnson from 2003–2008. She also had the lead role in the Lifetime short-lived comedy Lovespring International (2006). From 2010 to 2013 she had a recurring role on CBS sitcom Rules of Engagement. After her a breakout performance in the 2011 comedy film Bridesmaids, McLendon-Covey has appeared in a number of films, including What to Expect When You're Expecting (2012), The Single Moms Club (2014), Blended (2014), and Think Like a Man Too (2014). In 2013 she began starring as Beverly Goldberg, a family matriarch, in the ABC comedy series The Goldbergs, for which she was nominated for a Critics' Choice Television Award for Best Actress in a Comedy Series in 2014. McLendon-Covey was born in Bellflower, California, the daughter of David Robert McLendon and Carolyn McLendon (née Lewis). She has Scottish and English ancestry. She graduated from California State University, Long Beach with a Bachelor of Liberal Studies and Creative Writing.  She received her Screen Actors Guild card while promoting NBC sitcom Just Shoot Me!.

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Oct 10, 1969 In Bellflower, California, USA
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Creepshow Raw: Insomnia
Latest Project:
Movie Speech & Debate 2017-04-07
Known For
Poster of Repeat After Me
Poster of Starlight and Superfish
Poster of Closing Escrow
Poster of Creepshow Raw: Insomnia
Movie Creepshow Raw: Insomnia Agnes 2018
Movie Speech & Debate Joan 2017-04-07
Movie The Angry Birds Movie Taylor 2016-05-11
Movie Harry Benson: Shoot First Taylor 2016-11-04
Movie Army of One Marci 2016-11-04
Series Repeat After Me Herself - Host 2015-02-17
Movie The Breakup Girl Sharon 2015-07-10
Movie Hello, My Name Is Doris Cynthia 2015-11-27
Series Long Live the Royals Queen Eleanor (voice) 2015-11-30
Movie Long Live the Royals Queen Eleanor/Danny 2015-11-30
Movie Date and Switch Linda 2014-02-14
Movie Cuban Fury Carly 2014-02-14
Movie The Single Moms Club Jan 2014-03-14
Movie 10 Rules for Sleeping Around Emma Cooney 2014-04-04
Movie Think Like a Man Too Tish 2014-06-20
Movie A Merry Friggin' Christmas Shauna Welnke 2014-11-07
Movie Blended Jen 2014-05-21
Series The Goldbergs Beverly Goldberg 2013-09-24
Movie Tug Taylor 2013-02-19
Movie All American Christmas Carol Marjorie 2013-11-05
Movie Jesus People Jenna Bosch 2013-12-19
Movie What to Expect When You're Expecting Kara 2012-05-17
Movie Stolen Jenna Bosch 2012-05-17
Movie Blake Shelton's Not So Family Christmas Herself 2012-12-03
Movie Bridesmaids Rita 2011-04-28
Movie Here Come The Girls 3 2011-03-28
Movie Fully Loaded Girlfriend 2011-06-27
Series I Hate My Teenage Daughter 2011-11-30
Movie Starlight and Superfish Dawn 2010-06-25
Movie Public Relations Candice 2010-01-01
Movie The Search for Santa Paws Ms. Stout 2010-10-12
Movie Douchebag Mary Barger #1 2010-10-01
Movie Spooner Linda 2009-01-18
Series 10 Things I Hate About You Unknown 2009-07-07
Movie Sense and Sensibility Rita 2008-01-01
Movie Over Her Dead Body Lona 2008-02-01
Movie Depth Charge Pauline Solfest 2008-06-30
Movie WWE: The Legacy of Stone Cold Steve Austin Carly 2008-02-12
Series World's Dumbest... Unknown 2008-03-13
Movie Closing Escrow Hillary 2007-01-01
Series Rules of Engagement Liz 2007-02-05
Movie Goldfish Mrs. Jenkins 2007-08-07
Movie Reno 911!: Miami Deputy Clementine Johnson 2007-02-23
Series Greek Connie 2007-07-09
Series Wizards of Waverly Place Dr. Ice 2007-10-12
Series Lovespring International 2006-06-05
Movie Valley of the Wolves: Iraq Agnes 2006-02-03
Series The Office Concierge Marie 2005-03-24
Movie Bewitched E! Anchor 2005-06-21
Movie Herbie Fully Loaded Girlfriend 2005-06-22
Series Reno 911! 2003-07-23
Movie The Magician Pauline Solfest 1973-03-17
Movie The Godfather Deputy Clementine Johnson 1972-03-14