Versatile talent who excelled in any role.
Is George Wendt a nepo baby?
Nope! George Wendt is proof that family and connections aren't necessary for success. They rose to fame on their own merit, through hard work and determination, and are now a celebrated celebrity.
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Olivia Wilde is a modern day royal, a celebrated actress and activist born in New York City on March 10, 1984. Hailing from an upper-class British family, Wilde is the middle child of Leslie Cockburn (née Leslie Corkill Redlich) and Andrew Cockburn, who was born in London, England and later became a citizen of Ireland. Her father, educated at the Universities of Oxford, Budapest and Berlin, was a New York and Washington correspondent for The Times newspaper in 1929, and went on to found his own news-sheet The Week. Wilde's uncle is actor George Wendt. Her husband, Jason Sudeikis, is of Lithuanian, Irish and German descent. Wilde's esteemed family includes her mother Leslie Cockburn, a producer and writer, and her late grandfather, Michael Flanders, a writer and actor. With her modern day Renaissance spirit, Wilde is an inspiration to all.
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