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George Wendt

George Wendt

American actor
George Robert Wendt Jr. is an American actor and comedian. He is best known for playing Norm Peterson on the television sitcom Cheers, which earned him 6 consecutive nominations for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy Series.Wikipedia
BornOctober 17, 1948
HometownChicago, Illinois, United States
Net worth$25 million
Height5'10" (1.77m)
SpouseJoe Birkett
ChildrenJoe Wendt, Hilary Wendt, Daniel Wendt
ParentsLoretta M. Wendt, George Robert Wendt
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Videos

George Wendt of "Cheers" gets roasted for charity

Those who love and respect George Wendt gathered Saturday for "I Can't Believe They Wendt There," a benefit roast of the comedian many remember as Norm from "Cheers," and a gifted actor and improv artist.
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AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
1989Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy SeriesCheersNominated
1988Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy SeriesCheersNominated
1987Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy SeriesCheersNominated
1986Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy SeriesCheersNominated
1985Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Comedy SeriesCheersNominated
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