George Wendt became a high rising superstar for his dynamic performance in the television series ‘Cheers’ where he portrayed the character of ‘Norm Peterson’ in an excellent way. George is famously known as a cheerful actor who has established a successful career in the entertainment industry by giving major hits both on television and films. In the early 70s, George Wendt has grown up as a magnificent theatre actor where he learned his acting skill and talent more professionally. Let us check out the net worth of George Wendt in 2018.
Early Life & Biography
On 17 October 1948, George Wendt was born in Chicago in the United States, and thus he was born with American nationality. Originally, George Wendt was born with the birth name as ‘George Robert Wendt III’. George Wendt was born to father ‘George Robert Wendt’ who was a navy officer by profession and mother ‘Loretta Mary’.
George Wendt has grown up along with his seven siblings ‘Tom Wendt’, ‘Karen Wendt’, ‘Loretta Jolivette’, ‘Mary Ann Wendt’, ‘Paul Wendt’, ‘Kathryn Sudeikis’, ‘Nancy Wendt Healy, and lastly ‘Marti Doherty’. George Wendt belongs to a mixed ethnicity as he is half German and half Irish. Wendt did his schooling from the ‘Campion High School’. Wendt did his college from the ‘University of Notre Dame’ but soon he was expelled from college. Later, Wendt went to ‘Rockhurst College’ where he pursues a degree in Economics.
In the year 1978, George Wendt got hitched to ‘Bernadette Birkett’, and since then the couple is happily married. The couple together has three children as ‘Daniel Wendt’, ‘Hilary Wendt’, and lastly ‘Joe Wendt’.
Career, Award & Nominations
In the year 1978, George Wendt got his first major break in the film entitled ‘A Wedding’.Again in 1980, George Wendt got featured in another film ‘My Bodyguard’. In 1982, George Went got featured in a television series ‘M A S H’.
George Wendt became popular and well-known from the television series ‘Cheers’ where he portrayed the character of ‘Norm Peterson’.In addition to this, Wendt other notable work in television series were ‘The Tortellis’, ‘The Simpsons’, ‘Frasier’, ‘St. Elsewhere’, and many others. In the year 1999, George Wendt did an off-beat role in the film ‘Outside Province’ where he played the character of a homosexual.
George Wendt other notable films were ‘Taxi’, ‘Alice’, ‘No Small Affair’, ‘House’, and many others. George Wendt is a six-time nominee of the prestigious award ‘Primetime Emmy Award’.
In 1990, George Wendt was nominated for the ‘Viewers for Quality Television Awards’.
In the year 1999, George Wendt was nominated for the ‘Genie Award’.
Net Worth & Earnings
This multi-talent actor George Wendt gave an astonishing performance in both films and television industry to an optimum level. This has eventually increased his net profit to the soaring heights of unbelievable amount significantly. The total estimated net worth of George Wendt is about $55 million approximately.
This outstanding actor and six-time nominee of the ‘Primetime Emmy Award’ George Wendt has successfully created a luxurious career of worth $55 million which is highly significant to imagine. George Wendt got great support and assistance from his fan followers and from his co-workers simultaneously. George Wendt has swept the floor of the film industry with much glory and grandeur.