About George Wendt
It has been claimed that the total amount of George Wendt net worth is as high as 45 million dollars. George Wendt has earned his net worth because of his many roles on TV and films. Thus, acting has been the main source of his fame and financial situation. He is mostly known because of his appearance on the show called “Cheers”, where he appeared as Norm Peterson. The show has also added up a lot of revenues to the total size of George Wendt net worth.
He was born in Chicago, Illinois, in 1948. He has origins in Ireland and Germany. George Wendt became a graduate of the Jesuit Rockhurst College in Kansas City, from which he earned his degree in economics. In 1975 he became well known as a member of The Second City. He joined it soon after he graduated from the college. It was also this place where he met his later to become wife. It is also known that his first job in The Second City was cleaning floors.
In 1980, he got a role in a movie called “My Bodyguard”. One year later, he appeared as an exterminator on the TV show called “Taxi”. In the period of 1982-1993 George Wendt became more well known when he was chosen to appear on the show called “Cheers”.
All in all he appeared in 275 episodes of this show. Thus, the show not only made his name even more known, but also added up to the overall amount of George Wendt net worth. In the 11th season he also joined the cast of “Saturday Night Live”.
His filmography is even longer than that, as he has appeared in a lot of films and TV productions, which include “Airplane II: The Sequel”, “No Small Affair”, “Dreamscape”, “Gung Ho”, “Cheers”, “Thief of Hearts”, “Fletch”, “Plain Clothes”, “Guilty by Suspicion”, “Man of the House”, “The Lovemaster”, “The Earth Day Special”, “Dennis the Menace Strikes Again”, “Kirstie”, “Santa Baby”, “Santa Buddies” and many more. These productions not only made his name a well known one in cinema world, but also made him one of the richest people there, which is very obvious when taking a look at the numbers of the current George Wendt net worth, which reaches as high as 45 million dollars and is expected to increase even more in the upcoming years. Thus, cinema is the main source of living to him.