Wendie Malick
Wendie malick
Gender Female
Date of Birth December 13, 1950
Place of Birth Buffalo, New York
Role Nina Van Horn

Wendie Mallick (born December 13, 1950) is an American actress, best known for playing Nina Van Horn in the NBC comedy series Just Shoot Me! which ran from 1997 to 2003. She now plays Victoria Chase on the series Hot in Cleveland.


  • She and her husband build homes for poor families in Mexico.
  • She helps run Adopt-A-Family to help the homeless.
  • Auditioned for the role of Diane on "Cheers" in 1982.
  • Ethnic origins are: English-French-German-Egyptian
  • Member of Pi Beta Phi sorority.
  • Is a graduate from Williamsville South High School.
  • The black and white photo featured in her office on "Just Shoot Me" (1997) was taken from her modeling days in Buffalo, NY.
  • Supporter of the Humane Society of the United States (HSUS).
  • Ex-niece-in-law of Sidney Glazier and Tom Glazer.
  • Started her acting career on the stage in her home state after a brief stint working for then-Congressman Jack Kemp in Washington, DC, and a five-year stint as a fashion model in New York and Paris.

Personal QuotesEdit

[Commenting on a "National Enquirer" story about her and her husband] They talked about me as if I were Mother Teresa, and that every time I get a paycheck, I go and send it to poor people, and that we spend every free moment helping out people less fortunate.


Year Film/TV Role Notes
1978 How to Pick Up Girls! Stephie
1979 Mr. Mike's Mondo Video Herself
1982 One of the Boys Joan 1 episode
A Little Sex Philomena
1983 Trauma Center Dr. Brigitte Blaine 13 episodes
1984 Paper Dolls Taylor 1 episode
Mike Hammer Louise Jordan 1 episode
1985 Private Sessions Tippi
1986 Scarecrow and Mrs. King Jennie Stetson 1 episode
Another World Henchwoman
1987 Highway to Heaven Donna Burke 1 episode
1988 Scrooged Wendie Cross
Supercarrier Dr. Susan Layden 1 episode
The Highwayman 1 episode
Hunter Paula Banyon 1 episode
1985–1989 Kate & Allie Claire 5 episodes
1989 Anything But Love Alice 2 episodes
The Ed Begley Jr. Show Carol Hobart
Christine Cromwell Trudy Baron
1989–1994 Baywatch Gayle Buchannon 7 episodes, recurring role
1990–1991 The Fanelli Boys Becky Goldblume 3 episodes
1990 Funny About Love Nurse Nancy
1990–1996 Dream On Judith Tupper Stone 68 episodes

WON CableACE Awards - Actress in a Comedy Series

1991 Bugsy Woman on Train
Dynasty: The Reunion Carol Marshall
MacGyver Cindy Finnegan 1 episode
1993 NYPD Blue Susan Wagner 2 episodes
1994 L.A. Law Laura Schoen Russianoff 1 episode
The Commish Nancy Lambert 1 episode
Viper Iris Nevelson 1 episode
Mad About You Carol 1 episode
Madonna: Innocence Lost Camille Barbone
Tales from the Crypt Rita 1 episode
1995 The American President Susan Sloan
Seinfeld Wendy 1 episode
Hart to Hart: Secrets of the Hart Sarah Powell
The Return of Hunter Pat Lafferty
Cybill Judy 1 episode
1996 Goode Behavior Dr. Stephanie Krienberg 1 episode
Mr. Rhodes Lenore Green 1 episode
Apollo 11 Pat Collins
1997 Just Add Love Charlotte
Trojan War Beverly Kimble
Perfect Body Janet Bradley
North Shore Fish Shimma
The Single Guy Dr. Cornick
1997–2003 Just Shoot Me! Nina Van Horn 149 episodes, Nominated
Emmy Awards Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series (1999,2002)

Golden Globes Best Supporting Actress – Series, Miniseries or Television Film (1999)
Satellite Awards Best Actress – Television Series Musical or Comedy (2001)

1998 The X-Files A.D. Maslin 1 episode, The Beginning
Divorce: A Contemporary Western Terry
Jerome Jane
1999 Take My Advice: The Ann and Abby Story Ann Landers / Abigail Van Buren
Batman Beyond Dr. Price 1 episode, voice
2000 The Emperor's New Groove Chicha, Pacha's Wife voice
2001 Cahoots Diane
On Edge Mildred Tilman
2002 Manna from Heaven Inez
2002–2004 Fillmore Principal Folsom 16 episodes, voice
2003 Strange Frequency 2 Maggie
My Life with Men Emily Zebrowski
2004 Raising Genius Nancy Nestor
Stuck Virginia
2003–2004 Frasier Ronee Lawrence 10 episodes
2005 Racing Stripes Clara Dalrymple
Waiting... Monty's Mom
CSI: Crime Scene Investigation Donna Eiger 1 episode
Law & Order Defense Attorney Dressler 1 episode
2005–2006 Jake in Progress Naomi Clark 21 episodes
2005-2007 Bratz Burdine Maxwell 23 episodes, animated films; voice
2006 Hello Sister, Goodbye Life Barbara
2006–2007 Big Day Jane 12 episodes

WON Gracie Allen Awards Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series (2006)

2008 Eavesdrop Laura
Waiting for Yvette Yvette
The Ex List Fiona Bloom
Will You Merry Me Suzie Fine
Til Death Dr. Friedman 1 episode
2009 Adventureland Mrs. Brennan
Confessions of a Shopaholic Miss Korch
The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard Tammy Selleck
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel Dr. Rubin
Pushing Daisies Coral Ramora 1 episode
2010 True Jackson, VP Libby Gibbils 1 episode
The Life & Times of Tim Publishing House Executive 1 episode, voice
You Can't Have It All Elise
Adventures of a Teenage Dragon Slayer Vice-Principal Metz
Knucklehead Sister Francesca
2010–present Hot in Cleveland Victoria Chase main cast
Nominated Screen Actors Guild Awards Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series (2011)
2011 About Fifty Kate
All My Children Gertie Stein This was a crossover between Hot In Cleveland and All My Children,
where Malick played Victoria Chase playing Gertie Stein.
Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness Fenghuang 1 episode, voice
What Happens Next Elise
2012 Jewtopia Marcy Marx filming
2013 After All These Years Audrey