American Housewife: Wendie Malick Is One Mother of a Thanksgiving Guest!

Matt Webb Mitovich

Indigestion might very well be on the Thanksgiving menu when sitcom vet Wendie Malick guest-stars on ABC’s American Housewife, as seen in these first photos.

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In “The Blow-Up” (airing Tuesday at 8:30/7:30c), Katie (played by Katy Mixon) is less-than-thankful to receive a visit from her least-favorite person — her mom. “Kathryn was a Pan Am stewardess in the old days, and she just thinks she’s the bee’s knees,” the ever-ubiquitous Malick says of her self-centered matriarch. “I play a lot of those women, who are ‘missing some links.’ Kathryn is just wrong on every level, which is fun!”

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Asked how Kathryn gets along with Katie’s husband Greg (there appears to be some turbulence below), Malick shares with a laugh, “It’s funny, because Diedrich Bader was sort of a love interest of mine on [CBS’] Rush Hour last season — and now he’s my son-in-law. So go figure!”

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