Maggie, The Ways of Necessity
WENDIE MALICK has just finished shooting the pilot for the new FOX tv show “Richard Lovely”! She recently played with Dan on “This is Us”, and has appeared on many other tv shows such as “Darrow & Darrow”, “Grace and Frankie”, “American Housewife”, “Mom”, “Pitch”, “NCIS: New Orleans” and CBS’ “Rush Hour”. She was previously a series regular on “Hot in Cleveland” (garnering a People’s Choice Award and SAG nomination for best ensemble), “Just Shoot Me” (one Golden Globe, two Emmy nominations), “Dream On” (four Cable Ace awards), “Frasier”, “Big Day”, “Good Company”, “CSI”, “NYPD Blue”, “L.A. Law”, “The X-Files” and “Seinfeld”. Her animated credits include “BoJack Horseman”, “Jimmy Neutron” and “SpongeBob SquarePants“.
Her theater credits include Off-Broadway productions such as North Shore Fish and Burleigh Grimes. In Los Angeles, she has performed in Big Night, Questa, Round Trip, The Santaland Diaries, The Vagina Monologues and The Underpants. Additional credits also include: The Guys, Don’t Blame Me, I Voted for Helen Gahagan Douglas, Blithe Spirit, What is the Cause of Thunder? and Closure.
Her lengthy film career includes appearances in films such as: Adventureland, Fifty- Nothing, Confessions of a Shopaholic, Waiting, Racing Stripes, The American President, On Edge, Trojan Wars, Raising Genius, Mr. Mike’s Mondo Video, A Little Sex, The Goods, Bugsy, Funny About Love, The Emperor’s New Groove and Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel.
Wendie is on the board of The Environmental Media Association, and is a spokesperson for The Humane Society of the United States and Return to Freedom, a wild horse sanctuary and advocacy group. Through their charitable gift fund, A Drop in the Bucket, she and husband Richard Erickson support a medical center in the Congo. They live in the Santa Monica Mountains with four horses, a donkey, two dogs and a 16-year- old.