George Wendt

Biography: George Wendt was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He attended a strict Jesuit prep school and then dropped out of Notre Dame University after a few uneventful years. He worked with the Windy City's famed Second City comedy troupe from 1974-1980. He is best known for playing Norm Peterson on the hit televison series, "Cheers" (1982).

He is married to actress Bernadette Birkett, who provided the rare offscreen voice of Vera, Norm's unseen wife, Vera. The couple have two sons and a daughter. They met while working at the Second City in Chicago.

George Wendt's Scores

  • Movies
  • TV
Average career score: 51
Highest Metascore: 62 Outside Providence
Lowest Metascore: 38 Kids in America
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 4
  2. Negative: 1 out of 4
4 movie reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
62 Outside Providence Sep 1, 1999 Joey 8.3
38 Kids in America Oct 21, 2005 Coach Thompson 8.0
48 Gung Ho Mar 14, 1986 Buster 7.5
59 Lakeboat Apr 13, 2001 First Mate Collins 7.3
tbd Bryan Loves You Oct 31, 2007 Mr. Flynn tbd